Welcome to Geography at Sussex

Situated next to a national park, close to Brighton and the coast, and just an hour from London, the University of Sussex provides the perfect location to study geography for both undergraduates and postgraduates.  As part of the School of Global Studies, Geography at Sussex also has a unique international outlook, with research, study and career opportunities around the world.

Sussex Geography - NSS 2019

'That our BSc course for the second year in a row scored 100% overall satisfaction is a fine tribute to the quality of our teaching and to the care we give each and every student. I'd like to thank all our staff for their incredible efforts - and our amazing students who make our teaching such a joy. I'm really proud of you all.'

Carl Griffin, Head of Department

Peter Carpenter Africa Climate Scholarship

PhD scholarship in climate science for African scientists at the University of Sussex.

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SussexGlobal - the official blog of the School of Global Studies

SussexGlobal BlogSussexGlobal provides a space where students, faculty, alumni and associates can share research, experiences and opinions in their own words. Our aim is to provide a permanent home for these thoughts and experiences, providing lively and on-going discussions on the most pressing global issues today.

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Department of Geography internal website

Information for current staff and students


Geography events
  • 21 November 2019

    Operation Wallacea Talk

  • 21 November 2019

    Elites and Violence in Africa

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