University of Sussex / Brighton /Embassy

Welcome to outer London, Brighton, University of Sussex

Brighton is a popular seaside city, with amazing Georgian architecture, beautiful beaches and trendy shops. 

Full of influence from different cultures, the people here are known for being welcoming and open-minded. Our centre is located on the campus of the well-known University of Sussex, only a short bus or train journey from the city centre.

General Information About Summer School

Location University Of Sussex – Brighton
Ages 11 – 17
Classes Maximum class size 15 students
Tuition Summer School Programme – 20 lessons per week
Accommodation Single en-suite rooms
Activities London, Warwick Castle, Oxford and Ely Cathedral
Duration 2 weeks or 3 weeks
Insurance Be covered by Reform Consultancy
Transfer Be covered by Reform Consultancy

English Programme

  • Lessons are taught by qualified English teachers.
  • 20 x 45 minute lessons per week, morning or afternoon.
  • Placement test on day 1 to ensure students are in a class of the suitable level.
  • Maximum 15 students per class.
  • Many classrooms have interactive whiteboards.
  • Course materials are included.
  • Curriculum with emphasis on communication skills.


  • Students stay in single en-suite rooms.
  • All rooms are furnished with a wardrobe, desk and chair.
  • Rooms are cleaned weekly.
  • Bed linen and towels are included and changed weekly.
  • Laundry is available in each residence area.
  • Kitchens are available in each flat.
  • Meals are served in a large spacious canteen.
  • Wi-fi throughout the campus and in bedrooms.

Activities and Excursions

On-site activities are scheduled on weekdays in between lessons, with some half-day trips and full-day excursion at the weekend. All activities are designed to continue learning in a fun and enjoyable way, encouraging students to develop life skills and make new friends through sports, activities and socially interactive games.


Sports: With a choice of football, mini Olympics, rounders, table tennis, volleyball and basketball.
Daytime activities: for example scavenger hunts, drama workshops and photo quiz
Evening: Activities such as karaoke, a talent show, and team games.

Half-Day Trips

Our students get to explore exciting places such as Arundel Castle, Chichester, the historic town of Lewes as well as local visits to Brighton with the Sea Life Centre.

Full-Day Excursions

London: visit this exciting capital city and take a walking tour of central London, Westminster and visit the National Gallery.

Canterbury: Visit this UNESCO World Heritage city, one of the most visited in the UK. Admire the medieval buildings and enjoy the gothic architecture of Canterbury Cathedral.

Windsor Castle: students get to explore the charming, historic market town of Windsor and visit Windsor Castle, home to the Queen of England. 

Centre Facilities

Classrooms: Modern, equipped classrooms, many with interactive whiteboards.
Sports Facilities: Sports hall plus outdoor areas for games and activities.
Meals: Meals served in the on-campus dining hall.
Common Room: Shared lounge area in each flat.
Wi-Fi: Wi-Fi is available throughout the campus and in bedrooms.


Travel times to the nearest airports

(LGW) London Gatwick Airport 2 hrs
(LHR) London Heathrow Airport 1 hr 45 mins
(STN) Stansted Airport 45 mins
(LTN) Luton Airport 1 hr