International Study Centre

Study options

You can choose to join us on campus for your programme or start virtually from home. Start your course in January 2022 and progress to the University of Sussex in September 2022. Find out more about preparing to study at the International Study Centre.

Experience a life-changing education

Develop skills to change the world at the University of Sussex International Study Centre. Choose from a range of flexible courses leading to more than 200 undergraduate or postgraduate degrees at the University of Sussex. Improve your English, develop your academic skills, and grow the confidence you need to succeed in your degree.

Why study with us?

International Foundation Year

Gain the skills you need for the first year of your degree. The International Foundation Year is a two-semester preparation course leading to one of over 90 undergraduate degrees at the University of Sussex.

International Year One

Students talk in a classroom at the international Study Centre

The International Year One is equivalent to the first year of an undergraduate degree. Study a choice of subject-specific modules to prepare you for the second year of one of a wide range of University of Sussex degrees.

Pre-Masters Programme

Expert preparation for Masters-level study at the University of Sussex. Choose academic modules to deepen your knowledge in your chosen field before progressing to your choice from 61 postgraduate degrees.

Study abroad in Brighton

Live and learn in one of the UK’s most popular study destinations. Brighton is a vibrant, multicultural seaside city, located less than an hour from London.

The University of Sussex

Sussex is ranked 21st in the UK (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2022), and globally recognised for leading the way in innovation and research. Prepare to study at a prestigious British university now.

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