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 (for the Communication and Media Studies subject area) 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** 

**Destination of Leavers from Higher Education 2016.

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