Welcome to ESC Open Events

Want to find out more about studying for a degree at East Sussex College? You’ve come to the right place!
We're really excited to be hosting another open event this year! Our DEGREE LEVEL events will help you find out more about our award-winning degrees and why we're such a great place to study.

Feel free to take a good look around at our open events to find out more about our courses, meet our course leaders, and find out why we’re an excellent place to study.

Visitors will be able to talk to subject leaders about their degree courses, have a tour of the campuses and ask questions about student finance.

The College will welcome prospective students into its campuses in Eastbourne, Hastings, and Lewes for amazing events, so they can learn more about the degree opportunities and get a feel of what it’s like to study here.

Running from 4:30pm until 7pm, the events are perfect for anyone thinking about starting a degree this year or next year.

Lewes Open Events
Wednesday 13th October 2021
Thursday 14th October 2021
thursday 31st march 2022

Hastings Open Events
Wednesday 20th october 2021
Thursday 21st October 2021
thursday 17th march 2022

Eastbourne Open Events
Wednesday 3rd November 2021
Thursday 4th November 2021
thursday 24th march 2022

“We’re really excited to be putting on some Open Events! This is an excellent opportunity for anyone thinking about starting a degree to come and find out more, talk to our expert lecturers, and see why studying with us is a really attractive option.

“We offer lots of different degree courses with fantastic support and really great success rates, so you don’t have to worry if you’ve been out of education for a little while, or if you have other commitments while you study.

“If over the past few months, you’ve decided to change your career goals or you want to retrain or re-skill, then our degrees can open up so many opportunities for you, not just in the local area, but nationally and internationally.”

David Fowler, Head of Higher Education at East Sussex College

Meet Our Students

Archie White

At the age of 96, Archie White proved that it’s never too late to educate after becoming one of the UK’s oldest graduates. He started his BA (Hons) degree at East Sussex College in 2018 and never looked back.

Joanne Wilkinson

Young mum Joanne Wilkinson, amidst studying a degree at East Sussex College, provided holistic therapy to people who have been struggling during the current coronavirus outbreak. Joanne started her FdSc Complementary Therapy degree last October and set up her own business to offer holistic therapies online to help people cope with the challenges of lockdown.

Ali Mohammadi

East Sussex College alumni Ali Mohammadi moved one step closer to his dream of becoming a doctor after gaining a place at Brighton and Sussex Medical School.

Violette Sivyer

BA (Hons) Photography student, Violette Sivyer, was ecstatic to see her wedding photography being featured on a social media channel of Australian-based luxury bridal company, Made With Love Bridal.

Discover Our Courses

East Sussex College offer a growing range of Higher Education courses from Higher National Diplomas/Certificates to full top-up degrees.

You can study for two years with us on a Foundation Degree or Higher National Diploma/Certificate and then study for a further year to obtain a full degree (known as a “top-up degree”). Also, the fees for a degree course are cheaper at a state college than for a university.

You are never too old to learn; apply for one of our courses TODAY! Please click the link below to find the full list of courses on offer!