Department of Mathematics

Visiting us

Visit us and Open Days

Sussex holds a number of Open Days each year and offers many other ways for you to explore our welcoming campus. For details, refer to Visit us and Open Days. You can book a tour of the University, campus, accommodation or other facilities.

Directions to the University and a map of campus

Applicant Visit Days

Pevensey II outsideWhy visit US?

Visiting our department during an Applicant Visit Day will give you the chance to meet with faculty and students and experience for yourself our friendly and supportive learning environment. You will be given the opportunity to interact directly with members of faculty. Come and visit our excellent teaching facilities and our unique student study areas.  Most importantly, you will meet current students and learn why they are so enthusiastic about studying with us.

A department visit typically includes the opportunity to: 

  • talk to current students and members of academic staff
  • visit  the student spaces
  • experience a sample lecture

Frequently asked questions

  • Dress code: the large majority of people visiting us wear comfortable clothes. We certainly do not expect shirt and tie.
  • Refreshments: We offer free tea, coffee and pastries and there are plenty of places to eat and drink on campus.

A typical schedule

  • 9.30 am registration
  • 10.00 – 11.00 am informative talks about the Department and the University and sample lecture
  • 11.00 am – 12.00 pm visit to the department and refreshments
  • 12.00 pm – 4.00 pm various events and tours organised by the University:
    Subject information desks
    Student housing tours
    Student Life Centre drop-in
    Campus tours
    Coach tours of Brighton
    Library tours
    Students' Union tours

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