Work with us

Hire a student intern. Get involved in our business networks. Access support through our innovation centre. At Sussex, you can benefit from services and schemes to help your business grow.

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Funding for student interns

If you are a local business, you can take advantage of a range of services through our Careers and Employability centre including free job adverts and recruitment events. You can also access funding to hire a student or graduate intern through a number of schemes.

Matthew Thompsett of The Green Lemon Company
“We fully support the graduate internship programme. We have enjoyed fabulous results and it's an
easy way of accessing talented students.”
MATTHEW THOMPSETT
The Green Lemon Company
University of Sussex graduate Maddy Smithers
“My marketing internship has given me an incredible opportunity to learn new skills. I love my job and I've been offered a full-time role.” MADDY SMITHERS
University of Sussex graduate

Business support services

Through the Sussex Innovation Centre, you can access business support services, professional networks and affordable, serviced office space.

The Sussex Innovation Centre (SInC) is a business support network on our campus.


Support for growing companies

If you are a growing company that needs help with one-off projects, you can access support through the Catalyst programme run by SInC.

This might include providing market research insights, social media and communications activity, or identifying and selling to new customers. Find out how we can help your business.

The Catalyst team are a group of current Sussex students and recent graduates who can help companies tackle their to-do lists – with the support of a senior project management team.


Research and consultancy services

There are a number of ways businesses can benefit from our research. This includes working with us on research projects, licensing our intellectual property, or accessing consultancy services.

Find out how your organisation could benefit from our research.


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