The University of Brighton

About The University of Brighton

The University of Brighton is a vibrant community of 21,000 students and 2,600 staff, with a strong local, national and international identity.

Almost 800 courses are run here over many subject areas, meaning the university is an exciting centre of learning. Our students come from a variety of backgrounds, from the UK, Channel Islands, EU and across the world.

At Brighton we take a career-focused approach to your learning. You will finish your course confident and ready for work, with real, practical and transferable skills as well as theoretical knowledge.

Our courses and the support and opportunities we offer are designed to give you the best possible preparation for life after university. Project work and placements will prepare you for professional life, and career planning provides focus from the start of your course.

The university is spread across Brighton, from the seafront to the green hills of the South Downs, and also has campuses further along the coast in Eastbourne and in Hastings.

Wherever you’re based, you’ll be close to the beach and the countryside, with easy access to London and mainland Europe

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    The University of Brighton, Lewes Road, 11, BN2 4AT

    Telephone: 01273 600 900
    Email: [email protected]

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