Sussex University

Sussex University

University of Sussex
Tel: 01273 678416
Fax: 01273 678545
Email: UG.Admissions(at)
Student enquiries: Undergraduate Admissions Office, Sussex House.
Applications: UCAS


Main study areas: Arts & humanities; biological sciences; chemical, physical & environmental sciences; computing & information technology; engineering; languages; mathematical & computing science; social sciences; medicine (you can look up the Brighton & Sussex Medical School separately).

Students: Total 8700; male/female ratio 4:5. First degree students 7125 (7000 full-time, 125 part-time), of which 25% international, 25% mature on entry. Postgraduates 2700. Teaching staff: 515.

Quick Info

A top UK research-led university.

Location: Brighton, south coast of England.

Average entry UCAS points: 290+.

Admissions info: AS-levels welcomed but in combination with 2+ A-levels or equivalent. Offers on basis of grades, not UCAS tariff.

Drop-out rate: 9%.

State school entry: 85%.

Accommodation: All first years housed who apply in time.