The University of Sussex

4.2 from 213 ratings
Ranking
34/354 Universities
Location: 
4.5 / 244 reviews
Nightlife: 
4.5 / 244 reviews
Halls of Residence: 
3.6 / 100 reviews
Clubs & Societies: 
4.8 / 20 reviews
Freshers' Week: 
3.9 / 30 reviews

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Why Study Here

Location
Top 10 University for Location
Nightlife
Top 20 University for Nightlife

Overview

The University of Sussex is situated on a large and open green field site on the South Downs, East Sussex. It is located on the edge of the city of Brighton and Hove. In the 2008 national Research Assessment Exercise Sussex saw 18 departments ranking in the top 20 in the U.K. All departments were deemed to be carrying out "world-leading" research, according to the study, and a considerable proportion of that research was described as "internationally excellent".

  • Total Students
    13,365
  • Male / Female Students
    54% Female 46% Male
  • Full / Part Time
    94% Full Time 6% Part Time
  • International Students
    31% International 69% UK

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The University of Sussex Reviews

4.2 / 213 reviews
  • 5 Stars
    102
  • 4 Stars
    88
  • 3 Stars
    12
  • 2 Stars
    8
  • 1 Star
    3
  • 0 Stars
    0
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11th February 2018
Brilliant SU, loads of activities and lectures are outstanding. The campus itself is wonderful and full of vibrant people.
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11th February 2018
Sussex university is great.The campus is very organised and everything is in one place.Accomodations and lecture theatres are great.The campus also has two burs and multiple other facilities.
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Rankings

Rank City Student Rating
1 Newcastle
4.7 / 197 reviews
2 Liverpool
4.6 / 240 reviews
3 Manchester
4.6 / 328 reviews
4 Leeds
4.6 / 238 reviews
5 Brighton
4.5 / 244 reviews
6 Bristol
4.5 / 250 reviews
7 Sheffield
4.5 / 325 reviews
8 London
4.4 / 1189 reviews
9 Cardiff
4.5 / 170 reviews
10 Glasgow
4.5 / 191 reviews
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Rank Hall Name Student Rating
1 Northfield Flats
4.2 / 19 reviews
2 East Slope Flats
3.8 / 18 reviews
3 Lewes Court flats (Phrase 2)
4.0 / 8 reviews
4 Park Houses
3.5 / 13 reviews
5 Stanmer Court Flats
3.4 / 16 reviews
6 Lewes Court (Phase 1)
3.5 / 8 reviews
7 Park Village
2.6 / 14 reviews
8 Brighthelm Houses
4.0 / 2 reviews
9 Swanborough Flats
4.0 / 2 reviews
10 Abacus House flats
0.0 / 0 reviews
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Rank Society and Clubs Name Student Rating
1 Hockey - women
4.7 / 3 reviews
2 Anim8s (Animation Fans United)
5.0 / 1 review
3 Archery
5.0 / 1 review
4 Ballroom & Latin Dancing
5.0 / 1 review
5 Climate Action Movement
5.0 / 1 review
6 Cuban Salsa
5.0 / 1 review
7 Football - men
5.0 / 1 review
8 Lacrosse- Men
5.0 / 1 review
9 Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans* & Queer (LGBTQ)
5.0 / 1 review
10 Mountaineering
5.0 / 1 review
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Rank Nightlife / Bar Name Student Rating
1 Club Revenge
4.6 / 56 reviews
2 The Haunt
4.5 / 54 reviews
3 The Arch
4.4 / 44 reviews
4 PRYZM (Brighton)
3.9 / 87 reviews
5 Coalition
4.1 / 29 reviews
6 Walkabout (Brighton)
4.5 / 11 reviews
7 Revolution Bar (Brighton)
4.3 / 17 reviews
8 Volks Club
4.4 / 10 reviews
9 Falmer Bar
4.2 / 11 reviews
10 The Royal Pavilion Tavern
4.0 / 9 reviews
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Rank Freshers' Week Student Rating
1 Sussex, University of
3.9 / 30 reviews
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Location Details

The University of Sussex
Sussex
Brighton
BN1 9RH
United Kingdom