From small beginnings in 1850s Brighton, the University of Brighton has grown to a complex and diverse institution based in three towns across the south coast of England.
Our ethos is defined by four core values:
Our students are part of a dynamic, diverse and creative community that embraces partnership working and that makes a positive difference to society.
The University of Brighton has been part of the city of Brighton & Hove since 1859, starting as a school of art in the kitchens of the Royal Pavilion and growing to become the diverse and inclusive institution it is today.
We have more than 21,000 students and 2,800 staff studying and working at our five campuses in Brighton, Eastbourne and Hastings. Subjects taught here range from medicine to engineering, psychology to illustration, sport science to English literature.
Students are at the heart of all that we do and take an active role in their learning experience. They leave us ready to make a difference to the world
Join a UK university and a global community.
Choose to be a part of a UK university that gives you relevant academic knowledge and the opportunity to use that knowledge and gain real-world work experience.
Gaining an internationally recognised degree from the University of Brighton will prepare you for a successful career anywhere in the world. You’ll study and live in beautiful locations and have great experiences along the way.
We’re also ranked in the top 20 in UK league tables for a number of subjects.