University of Sussex announces new charity partnership with Surfers Against Sewage
Staff and students are set to take part in local beach and river cleans as part of the new volunteering agreement
University of Sussex releases plan to become one of the world’s most sustainable universities
Sustainable Sussex proposals significantly expand on the University's existing sector-leading performance in renewable and waste-to-energy facilities
Sussex named best university in UK for student mobility in new international rankings
The University of Sussex is the best performing university in the UK in supporting the mobility of its students, new rankings show.
City council bestows civic honour on University of Sussex and other pandemic helpers
Brighton & Hove City Council has bestowed the freedom of the city on “all those who helped during the Covid-19 pandemic”, including the University.
University of Sussex appoints interim Vice-Chancellor
Council, the University’s governing body, has appointed Professor David Maguire as the interim Vice-Chancellor of the University of Sussex.
University of Sussex appoints interim PVC for Culture, Equality and Inclusion
The University of Sussex has appointed Professor Kevin Hylton as interim Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Culture, Equality and Inclusion.
Education Awards celebrate outstanding care and compassion towards students
Hundreds joined Zoom webinar to congratulate nominees and winners in this year's University of Sussex Education Awards.
New rankings place University among top 250 in the world
The University has risen 20 places in the latest edition of the QS World Rankings and now sits 226th out of 1,300 institutions globally.
The harrowing reality of life as an LGBTIQ+ refugee: Brighton exhibition set to open
A free exhibition about the experiences of LGBTIQ+ refugees will open at the Brighton & Hove Jubilee library between 12 and 24 June 2021.
University retains strong showing in latest global rankings
The Shanghai Ranking Global Ranking of Academic Subjects has placed the University of Sussex 151-200 among world universities in its 2021 rankings.
The University has leading role in region’s recovery from pandemic
Research indicates University will help contribute towards support to South East businesses and charities worth almost £2.4 billion over next 5 years.
Student and staff businesses see turnover soar in promising enterprise figures
The University’s growing portfolio of nearly 60 graduate and staff businesses attracted external investment of nearly £28m in 2019/20.
Institute of Technology proposals take a step forward
The University is part of a regional bid to deliver cutting-edge facilities for technical training focusing on digital and sustainable technologies.
Ministers urged to relax Apprenticeship Levy rules and release billions to support young people into employment
Ministers are being urged to relax the rules around the Apprenticeship Levy to allow for more flexible, targeted and regionally responsive funding.
National award renewal recognises Sussex’s commitment to gender equality
The University’s bronze institutional Athena SWAN award has been renewed until 2026.
"Energy, enthusiasm and open mindedness": Inside the Global Festival of Active Learning
Last week saw the inaugural Global Festival of Active Learning, organised by the Active Learning Network, take place online.
“It’s all about preserving relationships”: law students launch new peer mediation clinic
Law students volunteering with the university’s award-winning law clinics are launching a mediation service to help their peers to resolve disputes.
University named among the world’s best for helping to deliver global sustainability
The University has been ranked 41st in the Times Higher Education (THE) World Impact Rankings 2021 out of 1,115 institutions.
Eco-law: University of Sussex launches environmental justice law clinic
Law students and experts at the University of Sussex have started a project to advise people in Brighton and Hove on environmental justice issues.