What we do
The University of Brighton, with its roots in a distinctive and vibrant city, is a dynamic, diverse and creative community built on a rich heritage of practice-based education and research. The University has circa 21,000 students and almost 2,500 staff and has an annual turnover of £215 million. It undertakes ground-breaking interdisciplinary research and is well regarded for its high-quality teaching and learning.
As a multidisciplinary institution, the University encourages collaboration across academic disciplines to address the complex challenges facing individuals, communities and societies. It takes considerable pride in making a significant impact locally, regionally and globally based on a deep and longstanding commitment to partnership working.
The University embraces individuality and focuses on realising the potential of its students regardless of their backgrounds through high quality teaching and learning informed by ground breaking research, professional practise and community partnerships.
Students are at the heart of all that the University does. They take an active role in their learning experience and leave ready to make a difference to the world.