The University of Sussex

4.2 from 187 ratings
Ranking
41/354 Universities
Location: 
4.6 / 163 reviews
Party Vibe: 
4.6 / 163 reviews
Halls of Residence: 
3.6 / 76 reviews
Clubs & Societies: 
4.9 / 17 reviews
Freshers' Week: 
3.9 / 19 reviews

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Why Study Here

Location
Top 20 University for Location
Clubs & Societies
Top 20 University for Clubs & Societies
Party Vibe
Top 20 University for Party Vibe

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 / 187 reviews
  • 5 Stars
    86
  • 4 Stars
    75
  • 3 Stars
    12
  • 2 Stars
    11
  • 1 Star
    3
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    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
2 Liverpool
4.6 / 156 reviews
3 Sheffield
4.6 / 232 reviews
4 Manchester
4.6 / 196 reviews
5 Leeds
4.6 / 148 reviews
6 Brighton
4.6 / 163 reviews
7 London
4.4 / 842 reviews
8 Glasgow
4.5 / 137 reviews
9 Bristol
4.5 / 154 reviews
10 Cardiff
4.5 / 113 reviews
11 Edinburgh
4.5 / 122 reviews
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Rank Hall Name Student Rating
1 Northfield Flats
4.2 / 15 reviews
2 East Slope Flats
3.8 / 14 reviews
3 Lewes Court flats (Phrase 2)
3.8 / 6 reviews
4 Park Houses
3.6 / 9 reviews
5 Lewes Court (Phase 1)
3.6 / 7 reviews
6 Stanmer Court Flats
3.3 / 10 reviews
7 Park Village
2.8 / 12 reviews
8 Brighthelm Houses
4.0 / 2 reviews
9 Swanborough Flats
3.0 / 1 review
10 Abacus House flats
0.0 / 0 reviews
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Rank Society and Clubs Name Student Rating
1 Hockey - women
5.0 / 2 reviews
2 Anim8s (Animation Fans United)
5.0 / 1 review
3 Archery
5.0 / 1 review
4 Climate Action Movement
5.0 / 1 review
5 Cuban Salsa
5.0 / 1 review
6 Football - men
5.0 / 1 review
7 Lacrosse- Men
5.0 / 1 review
8 Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans* & Queer (LGBTQ)
5.0 / 1 review
9 Mountaineering
5.0 / 1 review
10 PoleSoc (Pole fitness)
5.0 / 1 review
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Rank Nightlife / Bar Name Student Rating
1 Club Revenge
4.6 / 46 reviews
2 The Haunt
4.5 / 40 reviews
3 The Arch
4.5 / 37 reviews
4 PRYZM (Brighton)
3.9 / 65 reviews
5 Walkabout (Brighton)
4.7 / 9 reviews
6 Revolution Bar (Brighton)
4.4 / 13 reviews
7 Coalition
4.0 / 22 reviews
8 Volks Club
4.4 / 8 reviews
9 Falmer Bar
4.1 / 10 reviews
10 The Globe
5.0 / 2 reviews
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Rank Freshers' Week Student Rating
1 Sussex, University of
3.9 / 19 reviews
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Location Details

The University of Sussex
Sussex
Brighton
BN1 9RH
United Kingdom
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