COVID-19 update

If you’re studying or thinking of studying here and have questions about COVID-19, our helpline 01273 641234 is open Monday–Friday, 10am–12pm and 1–3pm.

Following the Government’s announcement on 22 February, we wrote to our students about our plans for a safe return to campus. You can also take a look at our FAQs, check the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 at the university and read the latest emails sent to studentsCurrent students can book a test online.

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Dr Helen Johnson

Social science, creativity and resilience brought together in research seminar

Dr Helen Johnson will lead a seminar on 3 March exploring the rapidly developing area of arts-based social science research.

Professor Phil Ashworth

Major grant award to create a new global flood model

Brighton Professor Phil Ashworth will bring his expertise to a new £3.7m five-year research project to improve global flooding forecasts and response.

The poet AFLO.

Postgraduate researcher channelling poetic identity into spoken word activism

A Brighton PhD student is combining her research work with an increasingly high profile presence as an activist poet in movements like Black Lives Matter.

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.