Department of Informatics

Facts & figures

Our students are highly employable: six months after graduating, 94% of those in work were in graduate level occupations*.

Our undergraduate degrees are accredited by BCS – The Chartered Institute for IT. BSc (Hons) Computer Science and BSc (Hons) Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence are accredited to the highest possible level, as contributing to the requirements for registration as Chartered IT Professional, Chartered Engineer, and Chartered Scientist.

These indicators reflect our commitment to providing high quality teaching and learning, student support, and resources and facilities.

The University of Sussex is ranked 161st in the world in The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2019.

We have around 650 students registered on Informatics degrees, distributed as follows:

DegreeRegistered students (2017-18)
Undergraduate, home/EU 416
Undergraduate, overseas 96
Postgraduate taught, home/EU 37
Postgraduate taught, overseas 55
Postgraduate research, home/EU 32
Postgraduate research, overseas 18

*Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education Survey 2017