Wessex Institute of Technology was established in the year 1986 by Professor Carlos Brebbia. It is an education and research institute that is situated in Ashurst Lodge at the New Forest Park in England. The institute core mandate is divided into three being publishing, research and conferencing.
Recently the Ranking Web of Universities released its latest rankings and places Wessex at number 166 in England. Continental ranking puts Wessex at position 1471 while worldwide it is ranked number 7185.
The ranking initiative is from the Cyber metrics Lab whose main objective is to improve scientific research and to help in advancing scientific technology that would impact positively on the people.
Wessex Institute of Technology is a scientific institution that is research based. It carries out research on quite a number of fields that include ecology, electromagnetic, fluid mechanics among others.
The Institute also participates and organizes conferences that are geared towards engagement of other international bodies and universities thus promoting knowledge transfer. Wessex organizes more than 25 conferences annually.