Department profile

School of Business and Law

University of Brighton
2022/23 edition

About School of Business and Law

At Brighton we cultivate entrepreneurial thinkers. Based on the beautiful British coast, within 1 hour of London and 30 minutes from London Gatwick International Airport, we are a full-service business school offering internationally recognised undergraduate and postgraduate courses across a wide range of business and law related subjects.

Engagement with industry and our inclusive practice enables individual students to feel they belong at the School of Business and Law as well as the wider university, allowing all students to develop and flourish academically, professionally and personally.

We are also committed to the UN Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) this, and our own applied research, equips students with the understanding and ability to deliver change tomorrow.

Paid work placements

Our dedicated placements and employability team provide a huge portfolio of employers offering global placement opportunities for postgraduate and undergraduate students. Giving you a chance to put what you learn into practice in the workplace whilst demonstrating your employability to your placement employer.

International postgraduate students will qualify for our two-year international study visas. The new Graduate Route introduced in the UK also means after successfully completing your course, eligible students have the opportunity to continue adding to their work experience in the UK for a further two years.

Professional accreditations and exemptions

Professional bodies and industry involvement ensure that learning reflects current practice, preparing and developing students at all levels for the world of work. Partners include the Institute of Directors, ACCA, Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport, Chartered Institute of Marketing, Solicitors Regulation Authority and the Chartered Management Institute.

Subjects available


We offer a range of scholarships for international and UK/EU applicants.


We offer a range of scholarships:

Come to an open day

The best way to find out more about our Law courses is to come to an open day. Meet some of our lecturers, researchers and current students, and find out what it’s like to study here.

Find out about upcoming open days and events.

Contact details

+44 (0) 1273 642135 or 642599
+44 (0) 1273 643597
School of Business and Law
Elm House
Lewes Road
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