Cultural Studies

Study in a top-10 department*, learn from industry experts and develop the skills for your future career. At Sussex, we offer Cultural Studies as a joint degree, so you can combine your course with the study of Anthropology, Sociology or Media.

Key facts about Cultural Studies at Sussex

  • you learn from leading researchers in specialist facilities - that's why we were ranked 9th in the UK by The Complete University Guide 2018
  • you are given opportunities to develop key skills for your future career by working with potential employers through our industry links
  • 95% of our students went into employment or further study within six months of graduating with a degree from the Department of Media and Film** 
  • 100% of our research was rated for its impact as being world-leading or internationally excellent***.

**Destination of Leavers from Higher Education 2016
***Research Excellence Framework 2014

Charlotte's student perspective

“When researching universities, I found the Sussex course very interesting and was excited that I was able to study a course that covers many issues that I find fascinating. It was a hands down choice for me to choose it.”

Charlotte White
Media and Cultural Studies BA

*The Complete University Guide 2018