COVID-19 update

If you are a Brighton student or you are thinking about studying here you may have questions or concerns about COVID-19. We can help – call our helpline on 01273 641234, lines are open Monday–Friday, 10am–12pm and 1–3pm.

You can also take a look at our FAQs, watch our videos about what to expect this autumn

Read information about the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 at the university.

Applying to Brighton? Read our advice


Advanced Air Quality research observatory

Could a reduction of nitrogen oxide emissions cause other problems?

Research involving the University of Brighton during COVID-19 lockdown claims that while some harmful pollutants declined, others were able to thrive.

Dr Oyuna Rybdylova

Brighton researcher awarded prestigious Future Leaders Fellowship

University of Brighton mathematician Dr Oyuna Rybdylova has been awarded a Future Leaders Fellowship and received a ‘life-changing’ grant of £1.1m.

Dr Simon Mitchell

BSMS researcher receives UKRI fellowship

Cancer researcher Dr Simon Mitchell, from BSMS, has joined Dr Oyuna Rybdylova in being awarded a prestigious Future Leaders Fellowship.

Close up of spots in a petri dish

COVID-19 university FAQs

Frequently asked questions for our students and their supporters on the university’s response to COVID-19.