Wessex Institute of Technology is located on the beautiful grounds of the Ashurst Lodge in the New Forest National Park, Southampton SO40 7AA, UK. The students affectionately refer to Wessex Institute as WIT. Wessex Institute is a collective group of Professors, Doctors, Directors and Scientist that specifically supports the science abbey. Wessex Institute encourages dialogue between the fine minds through a series of conferences at their prestigious location.Wessex Institute is established throughout the world and has many organizations in key companies that influences their predispositions in scientific studies.

They are highly rated in researching in the fields of damage tolerance, ecology, corrosion, environmental and electromagnetics, damage and fracture, as well as fluid mechanics, just to name a few.