• Southampton University

The Student Robotics Competition marks the grand finale of SR2023. Showcasing the months of preparation our teams have put in, robots will be pushed to their limits, time critical repairs will be made, and invaluable problem solving skills will be gained. We will finish the weekend with our knockout where the best robots will be named victorious.


The competition will be held from Saturday 1st April until Sunday 2nd April. Doors open 9am and we aim to finish around 5pm.

Day 1 - 1st April, 2023

Time Activity
9:00 Doors Open
10:00 Welcome Talk
10:10 Tinker Time
12:30 Lunch
13:30 League Matches (schedule)
16:30 Tinker Time
17:00 End of Day

Day 2 - 2nd April, 2023

Time Activity
9:00 Doors Open
10:00 League Matches
12:45 Group Photo
13:00 Lunch
13:45 Knockouts (matches)
15:30 Prize Ceremony
16:00 Kit Return
16:15 End of Day


A marathon event is being held in Southampton on the Sunday. As a result there will be a number of road closures in the area, including on the university campus. Parking will also be limited. Keep an eye on this page to see up-to-date information on how to reach the competition.

Please note that this also means that access to food sellers may also be restricted, so please plan accordingly.

Photos and videos will be taken at this event. If you do not wish to be in any of these please let a volunteer know when you are checking in and you will be given a red lanyard to wear to indicate this.


The competition will be held in the Students’ Union building at the University of Southampton’s Highfield campus:

Students’ Union
University of Southampton
University Road
SO17 1BJ
United Kingdom


We have a limited amount of free parking on site for competitors.

parking information


venue map

You can also download a PDF of the venue map.


Please see our COVID-19 updates page.


Day 1

Day 2