University of Sussex

University of Sussex is one of 156 universities included in U-Multirank for United Kingdom. University of Sussex is a large government dependent private university located in Brighton. It was founded in 1961. With regard to the scope of its subjects and degree programmes offered, the University of Sussex is a comprehensive institution. It is characterised by a high percentage of international students. As made clear by its sunburst chart – a snapshot illustration of the university’s performance profile across the five U-Multirank dimensions. Its overall profile shows top performance across various indicators, with 7 ‘A’ (very good) scores. For a comprehensive overview of this university’s performance, see its complete performance scores in the tables below.

University of Sussex
Sussex House
BN1 9RH Brighton
United Kingdom

http://www.sussex.ac.uk/

Compare University of Sussex to other universities

U-Multirank's unique 'Sunburst chart' gives an illustration of a university's performance profile across the five U-Multirank dimensions. These are indicated in different colours. For instance, the teaching and learning dimension is symbolised by the colour green. Each 'sunray' represents one of the thirty plus U-Multirank indicators. The longer the ray, the better the performance of an institution on the selected indicator: a full-length ray stands for 'top group' performance, whereas a short ray means 'weak' performance. A missing sunray indicates that the specific data indicator is not available. An institution's performance in an indicator can be identified by moving the cursor over the rays. A key guard for the sunburst chart is provided here .

Explanation for sunburst
Teaching & Learning
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Bachelor graduation rate

89.19

%

0.0

100.0

Masters graduation rate

94.41

%

0.0

100.0

Graduating on time (bachelors)

0.0

100.0

Graduating on time (masters)

0.0

100.0

Relative BA graduate unemployment

5

%
less than 5%

Relative MA graduate unemployment

6

%
between 5% and 10%

Relative graduate unemployment long first degree

Graduating on time (long first degree)

Graduation rate long first degree

Research
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Citation rate

1.39

0.08

2.53

Research publications (absolute numbers)

5,266

1.0

67252.0

Research publications (size-normalised)

0.35

0.0

13.53

External research income

54.34

0.0

282.88

Art related output

0.0

1.99

Top cited publications

14.4

%

0.0

34.2

Interdisciplinary publications

9.5

0.0

24.6

Post-doc positions

0.0

100.0

Publication output

Strategic research partnerships

0.0

5823.0

Professional publications

0.0

4589.01

Knowledge Transfer
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Co-publications with industrial partners

3.6

%

0.0

29.9

Income from private sources

35.59

0.0

236.5

Patents awarded (absolute numbers)

15

0.0

2416.0

Patents awarded (size-normalised)

0.99

0.0

483.1

Industry co-patents

0

%

0.0

100.0

Spin-offs

0

0.0

222.2

Publications cited in patents

0.6

%

0.0

5.2

Income from continuous professional development

1.04

%

0.0

100.0

Graduate companies

0

0.0

81.5

International Orientation
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Foreign language bachelor programmes

0.0

100.0

Foreign language master programmes

0.0

100.0

Student mobility

0.56

0.0

1.0

International academic staff

21.04

%

0.0

100.0

International joint publications

61.3

%

8.3

91.4

International doctorate degrees

0.0

100.0

Foreign language long first degree programmes

Regional Engagement
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Bachelor graduates working in the region

Master graduates working in the region

Student internships in the region

0.0

100.0

Regional joint publications

10.6

%

0.0

84.5

Income from regional sources

0.0

100.0

Strategic research partnerships in the region

0.0

100.0

General
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Female students bachelor

56

%

Female students master

59

%

Female professors

30

%

Female academic staff

43

%

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