University of Brighton

Welcome to the University of Brighton

Prepare for your future by studying at the University of Brighton, one of the most career-focused universities in England. The University has brilliant facilities and business connections, and the student-friendly city of Brighton is home to famous beaches and an incredibly diverse community from around the world.

We offer multiple routes into the University of Brighton, including through the on-campus University of Brighton International College (UBIC).

Reasons to study at the University of Brighton

Close links with more than 1,800 employers

build your professional network

93% employment rate for graduates

Higher Education Statistics Agency 2014–15

Students from 150+ countries, with more than 100 clubs and societies to join

make new friends from all over the world

Leading university in Art, Fashion and Architecture

succeed in a creative environment

Guaranteed entry

when you pass your UBIC pathway course at the required level with good attendance

University of Brighton subject ranking highlights

Subject areaUK rankingSource
ArchitectureTop 25Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017
Art and Design (research impact)Top 20Research Excellence Framework (REF)
Business and Management (research impact)4thREF
Communication and Media (research impact)Top 15REF
Health Professions (research impact)9thREF
Sport Science, Leisure and TourismTop 15REF
University of Brighton Student Ibraheem

Ibraheem from Nigeria

Bachelor's degree in Software Engineering at the University of Brighton

I am amazed by the level of diversity here. Studying with students from other countries is fantastic, as we have so many cultures and ideas to share.

Ali, Brighton student college

Ali from Bahrain

Bachelor's degree in Digital Electronics at the University of Brighton

The University of Brighton’s campus is a beautiful place. It’s great for studying; the facilities available are incredible, such as the library, gyms and cafés, and many areas to work.

Why choose the University of Brighton?

Fantastic facilities

You can benefit from the University’s many high-tech facilities, including a flight simulator, wind turbines, and more than 20 cutting-edge biomolecular science labs. Humanities students will be able to use state-of-the-art radio and television studios, as well as industrial looms and internationally respected design archives.

Prepare for success

The University of Brighton takes pride in preparing its students for the world of work, and has connections with over 1,800 employers. This career-focused attitude is reflected in the many degrees available, which are designed to be relevant to the real world.

An exciting student city

You will experience life in one of the UK’s most vibrant and colourful cities, complete with a popular beach and great food. This seafront city on England’s south coast is famous for its unique culture and thrilling nightlife, and offers great value for students.

A research leader in many subjects

The University of Brighton has won praise for its research in a wide range of areas. It is particularly well ranked for the impact of its research in Art and Design, Business and Management, Communication and Media, and Health Professions (Research Excellence Framework), and this research expertise is also reflected in the quality of teaching on degree programmes.

Thank you for considering the University of Brighton, where students study in beautiful south-coast locations, and become members of a diverse and supportive community. Now is a great time to join us, and we look forward to welcoming you.
Brighton University Vice Chancellor
Professor Debra Humphris Vice-Chancellor

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