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About the University of Sussex

The University of Sussex’s research influence is ranked among the top 10 in the UK and 60th in the world. At the postgraduate level, it offers a wide range of programmes covering subject areas including History, Anthropology, Film Studies, and Cancer Cell Biology. Sussex’s postgraduate faculty comprises leading researchers and Nobel Prize winners.

Postgraduate student body breakdown
Source: HESA, 2018

Study mode
Source: HESA, 2018

This University

16% Part Time
84% Full Time

All universities (avg)

48% Part Time
52% Full Time

Student Nationality
Source: HESA, 2018


UK students


Non-UK students

Study level
Source: HESA, 2018

12,040 Undergraduate
4,465 Postgraduate

New students
Source: HESA, 2018


School leavers


Mature students

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