University of Sussex
Brighton | South East England
Ucas code: S90
What students say about this university1140 comments (286 students)
Lecturers are of a high standard, leading in their fields and have written many of the recommended texts themselvesReport
Terms are long with no real break in the 12-13 weeks. This term I don't get any study leave just straight into exams and some...
Terms are long with no real break in the 12-13 weeks. This term I don't get any study leave just straight into exams and some of these are on a Saturday so no break. Don't really have a port of call if have a problem as my tutor is a generic one who is a researcher only so doesn't know much about undergrad teaching.Few contact hours×
The housing is expensive and you are likely to have to acquire other funding than just your student maintenance loan. The loan...
The housing is expensive and you are likely to have to acquire other funding than just your student maintenance loan. The loan is pretty much used up as soon as the rent comes in. There are lots of availabilities for work, however you will need prior experience most of the time. Food and Brighton is generally expensive.×
Fun-loving, something for everyone, busyReport
How students describe this university
Overall student satisfaction89%
of students are very or quite satisfied with this university
Number of students15,155
students attended last year
Undergraduate / Postgraduate72%
of students are undergrads
Full-time / Part-time5%
of students are part-time
Male / Female55%
of students are female
Young / Mature11%
of students aged over 21
UK / Non-UK33%
of students here are from outside the UK
Student union satisfaction71%
of students are very or quite satisfied with the student union
League table rankings
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Where it's located
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- 1. Sussex House