International Study Centre

Preparing to study

Start your course in 2022 and progress to the University of Sussex in September 2023. 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?

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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.

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International Year One

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.

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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.

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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.

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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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Careers in Engineering

Across the world, there are careers in numerous engineering sectors. But what kind of job can you get, and how do you start a career in engineering? Discover more in our blog.

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With many cities that have a great variety of company headquarters and industry-leading businesses, the UK is a fantastic setting to study business and experience the full potential of the degree.

There’s always something exciting happening on the Sussex campus and in the vibrant city of Brighton.

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