Choose from more than 500 degrees. Join a society. Explore Brighton and the UK. Our China country guide has the information you need to know about life as an international student in the UK.

Explore the University of Sussex campus

Entry requirements

To find out what grades and qualifications we accept and our English language requirements:

Fees and scholarships

If you want to study in the UK, you may be eligible for one of our scholarships:

You can also search for other sources of PhD funding by region or country.

PhD funding

If you are a research student from China, you may be eligible for a China Scholarship Council (CSC) scholarship for research in any subject area.

We also offer eight three-year PhD scholarships, and two one-year PhD scholarships for visiting research students from China.

The diversity of international students and activities made me want to study at Sussex.” Julie Lao
Technology and Innovation Management MSc

Clubs, groups and societies

Choose from more than 200 societies and groups at Sussex, as well as groups in Brighton, including:

The University of Sussex is just nine minutes by train from Brighton, which has a large Chinese community.

Contact our Alumni Consuls in China to find out more about life in the UK.


Brighton has many Chinese and Asian restaurants and supermarkets, including Fortune Oriental Supermarket and Yum Yum Oriental Market.

You can also buy international products from our weekly on-campus market and food markets in Brighton.

Meet us in China

Find out when our International Officers are visiting China.

We don’t have any upcoming events in your country, but you can fill in our enquiry form to find out about studying at the University of Sussex.

Sussex China offices 

Talk to our Sussex staff to find out more about studying and applying to Sussex.

Michelle Huang, Manager

+86 755 8427 3950

University of Sussex China Office, Shenzhen, Room 408, Daoyuan Building, CUHK(SZ), Shenzhen, P.R.C.

Charlette Zhao, International Officer

+86 (0) 755 8427 3951 

University of Sussex China Office, Shenzhen, Room 408, Daoyuan Building, CUHK(SZ), Shenzhen, P.R.C

Contact a Sussex representative

You can also contact one of our representatives in China to find out more about Sussex.


We work with universities in China on a range of projects - from exchanges to summer schools to joint research projects, including:

  • Renmin University
  • Chinese University of Hong Kong Shenzhen Campus
  • Fudan University

Find out more about our partnerships with China