Choose to study a Politics degree at Sussex. We offer undergraduate, Masters and PhD courses.

Study Politics at Sussex and learn how to be an effective political communicator. Analyse how people defend their interests, and how those in power make policy and are held to account.

Working with our political writer in residence, the Financial Times’ Stephen Bush, and our experts, you’ll compare UK politics with politics in other countries.

Our award-winning Politics Society welcomes figures from across the political spectrum to talk to you, including current UK politicians such as Caroline Lucas MP.

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Meet Tamanda

Tamanda Maggie Gomani, Corruption and Governance MA, had her dream come true when she was offered a Mandela Scholarship to study at Sussex. Tamanda wants to take what she’s learned to help fight corruption at her work, the Malawi Revenue Authority. 

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Could there be a better place to be a student than our beautiful campus? Nestled in the South Downs National Park, we’re just nine minutes from one of the UK’s most iconic cities.

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