University of Chichester

Rank 53
Location Chichester, England
Established 2005
International Students 2.8%
Famous Courses Arts, Sports, History
International Fees £14,050-16,020
Key Information
Location Chichester, England
Established 2005
Famous Courses Arts, Sports, History
International Fees £14,050-16,020


The University of Chichester, located just 90 minutes by train from Central London, has a long history of higher education. 

Set across two beautiful campuses, Bishop Otter Campus located in the heart of the historic city of Chichester boasts a wealth of historic buildings and teaching space, within close walking distance of the city centre, shopping, entertainment, restaurants and bars.  Bognor Regis Campus offers a mix of modern and historic facilities, including the brand-new state-of-the-art Tech Park and is just a short walk from a stunning award-winning beach.

Ranked 37th in the UK overall by the Guardian League Table 2023, at the University of Chichester you are known by name and are highly supported with small teaching groups and research active staff. Voted 7th in the UK for student satisfaction with teaching (Guardian league tables 2022) our student community is at the centre of everything we do.

The University of Chichester acceptance rate is 83% and another key University of Chichester ranking is placing 7th for teaching quality and 9th for student experience in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide.

Services for International Students

The University of Chichester runs two International Orientation events in September to help you settle in quickly and meet other students. Free International Academic Language Support sessions are offered throughout the semester, ranging from pre-sessional English lessons to a BA in International English Studies completed alongside a standard degree.

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The University is known for its outstanding student experience, and was rated as the 21st-best university in the UK by the Guardian University Guide. Its students are also among the happiest in the UK, according to the National Student Survey which placed it among the UK’s top 25 for high student satisfaction. Employability is high on its agenda, with nearly 93 per cent of its students finding employment or undertaking further education just six months after graduating.

REF 2021 classified 86 per cent of the University of Chichester's outputs as internationally renowned, and a further 12 per cent as world-leading. Other strong results included:

  • Sport – which was deemed 73 per cent internationally excellent or world-leading
  • English and Creative Writing – judged 68 per cent internationally excellent or world-leading
  • History – measured at 66 per cent internationally excellent or world-leading


The University of Chichester offers a variety of catered and self-catered rooms in multiple halls of residence on each campus. The Accommodation Office can help students find rented accommodation in Chichester and Bognor Regis, while homestay is also available with a landlord or host family, which can help improve English language skills and immerse a student in English culture.


The University of Chichester has campuses in Chichester and Bognor Regis, in West Sussex in the south east of England. Chichester is a university city and is home to a number of historic buildings, as well as being popular with outdoor pursuits in the nearby South Downs. Bognor Regis is a historic seaside resort town very popular with tourists, featuring long beaches and many small villages nearby.

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