University of Sussex named best in world for student diversity by students
The University has been awarded the Global Award for Student Diversity in the Study Portals Global Satisfaction Awards 2021
University of Sussex Provost to speak at Greater Brighton City Region climate change conference
Prof Rachel Mills will discuss the city region’s investment plan to become a leader in the UK’s green industrial revolution and transition to net zero
University of Sussex to plant 60 trees to mark 60th birthday
A year of birthday celebrations for the University begins with the planting of a native whitebeam on campus
University of Sussex launches fundraising appeal to help support arriving Afghanistan students
The University launches appeal raising funds to support a dozen new and returning students from Afghanistan who are beginning their studies this week.
“Education is the thing Afghans need”
Naimat Zafary, from Afghanistan, is about to start at Sussex as Chevening scholar. He hopes his Sussex education can help his country.
Sussex named University of the Year for Student Retention
The University of Sussex has been named University of the Year for Student Retention in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2022.
University of Sussex rises up prestigious global rankings
The University has been listed joint 151st in The Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2022 – up from joint 160th a year ago
University shortlisted for award in recognition of hosting global sustainability conference
The University has been nominated in the Sustainability International Impact category at the PIEoneer awards taking place on Friday 3 September
Sussex retains place in UK’s top 20 universities in latest global rankings
The newly released Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) 2021 has placed the University joint 15–20 nationally
Shot at £5,000 for double-jabbed students at University of Sussex
Double-jabbed students will have a shot at winning £5,000 as the University of Sussex seeks to drive up Covid-19 vaccination rates.
University of Sussex celebrates Brighton & Hove Pride in its enforced absence
The University of Sussex is expressing its solidarity with Brighton & Hove Pride ahead of the weekend it was scheduled to brighten our city
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.