Your student life
As a Brighton student you will have the opportunity to shape your learning through the new experiences, skills and connections you choose to make. We have provided a few examples here to inspire you.
Watch our video from Law students, giving a genuine view of what it’s like to study here.
Find out more about life at Brighton from some of our students and graduates.
- George beats the Lockdown blues – with Pride. It’s not all about what you learn on your course – economics student, George Gibbens, designed t-shirts during lockdown to support local Pride events and Mental Health UK.
- Sheila Flavell, a champion for women in tech, received a CBE in the Queen’s new year honours. Sheila studied an MBA and a Masters in Marketing at Brighton Business School.
- Find out about Tsun Lam’s experience as an Accounting and Finance student.
- Each year, all our Law students (LLM, LLB & CPE) have the opportunity to take part in regional, national and international mooting, client interviewing and negotiation competitions. Read more about Ehab Ahmad & Hardeep Singh representing the school in the regional finals.
- Law student, Jasmin, helps students stay focused by sharing study secrets and exercise tips on social media during lockdown.
Your Students’ Union
There are academic student societies in your subject area that you will be able to join, including:
These are just two of more than 100 student-led societies you can get involved in. Joining a society is a great way to meet like-minded people, make new friends and learn new skills. Visit the SU homepage to find out more.
Meet the SU team
Run by students, for students, watch this video to find out how Brighton Student Union supports and represents you.