Why study at Sussex?

By choosing to come to Sussex for a term or the whole academic year you will be taking part in a vibrant student experience on a safe and welcoming campus.

Academic quality

University rankings

Career prospects

Student satisfaction

In the National Student Survey 2018:

  • 82% of Sussex students confirmed they are happy with their experience

World-leading modules

We offer one of the largest study abroad programmes in the UK.

You can choose from more than 1,000 modules as well as special programmes and English language options.

See what modules you can study at the University of Sussex

Unbeatable location

We are 10 minutes from the centre of the vibrant and cosmopolitan seaside city of Brighton & Hove.

Sussex is ranked in the top 10 universities in the UK for Brighton's diverse nightlife (pubs, clubs and music venues) and political activities (Which? University 2018).

London, the historic capital of the UK, is just an hour away by train, and Gatwick Airport is 30 minutes away by train. 

See maps and directions for how to get to Sussex