University of Sussex Rankings

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In the World#264 of 14178
In Europe#87 of 2794
In the United Kingdom#24 of 163
In England#20 of 131
In Brighton#1 of 2
In Economics#62 of 6,071

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
83%
Enrollment
17,319
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Languages
English

Publications & Citations

Publications
46,770
Citations
2,379,255

University of Sussex majors

by publication count

Physics
5,934
Biology
5,408
Chemistry
5,135
Psychology
4,594
Computer science
3,570
Sociology
2,987
Economics
2,583
Political science
2,470
Medicine
2,240
Mathematics
1,835
Materials science
1,771
Business
1,419
Engineering
1,125
Art
746
History
736
Geography
686
Philosophy
565
Environmental science
306
Geology
277

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Sociology46120,671
Economics49189,358
Political science5246,521
Physics68503,193
Philosophy974,316
History1093,760
Psychology127288,587
Business14554,693
Geography16625,056
Computer science219126,717
Biology256399,598
Engineering26639,025
Art273873
Mathematics28564,331
Chemistry311171,106
Environmental science33025,167
Materials science48354,899
Geology51710,489
Medicine62774,815

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199046710966
199152811701
199260113569
199355614599
199462114386
199566916156
199668617006
199769318825
199872220964
199969524162
200078625992
200187629083
200286833538
200392237258
200489342391
200597949010
2006105356136
2007113062923
2008111770890
2009122076527
2010128885703
2011135596341
20121430113588
20131610129074
20141823136651
20151875147655
20162203148300
20172094141487
20181941135117
20192045153322
20202110162791

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate83%
Admissions RequirementsGeneral Certificate of Education (GCE); with passes in 2 subjects at ('A') level, or 1 subject at 'A' and 2 at Advanced Supplementary ('AS') level, or 4 subjects at 'AS' level, and for foreign students, a pass in an appropriate test in English
Academic CalendarOctober to June (October - December; January-March; April-June)
Enrollment17,319
Full time employee2,250
Student:staff ratio8:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$11,250$6,250
International students$18,750$13,750

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine+
Engineering | IT+
Maths | Natural Sciences+
Postgraduate DiplomaHuman Resources
DoctorateAmerican Studies, Anthropology, Art History, Artificial Intelligence, Astronomy and Space Science, Behavioural Sciences, Biochemistry, Business Administration, Chemistry, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Design, Development Studies, Economics, Education, Engineering, English, Film, Finance, Gender Studies, Geography, Health Sciences, History, Human Rights, Information Technology, International Relations, Law, Linguistics, Management, Mathematics, Media Studies, Medicine, Molecular Biology, Music, Neurosciences, Philosophy, Physics, Political Sciences, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology, Teacher Training, Theatre, Writing

General info

Founded1961
WikipediaUniversity of Sussex
AccreditationPrivy Council
MottoVacate et scire
Be still and know
Colorswhite, teal
Academic structureDepartment of Humanities
Department of Life Sciences
Department of Science and Technology
Department of Social Sciences and Cultural Studies
Department of Science and Technology Policy Research
Sussex Institute
Brighton and Sussex Medical School
Affiliations and membershipsUniversities UK

Location and Contacts

AddressSussex House, Falmer
Brighton, South East England, BN1 9RH
United Kingdom
City population134,000
Phone+44 (1273) 606 755
Fax+44 (1273) 678 335

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