The Wessex Institute of Technology is located at Ashurst Lodge in the South of England. They offer higher degrees. There are many research programs that are funded by Industry and Research Organizations.
The Prigogine Medal has been awarded annually since 2004. This medal was established in memory of Ilya Prigogine, who won a Nobel Prize in Chemistry. The George Green Medal is also awarded.
There is a program of 25 conferences held in different locations annually. This is done in collaboration with other universities. The Conference Program is constantly growing and the purpose is to achieve knowledge transfer objectives. Wessex Institute encourages research between professionals and academics.
The publishing service of this institution is WIT Press. It publishes journals, conference notes, and research information.
One of the most important conferences held is the conference on Design and Nature. Also published is the International Journal of Design and Ecodynamics.