Find out how we recruit and support international students at Sussex.

About the International Office

The International Office aim to recruit international students from across the globe to come to the University of Sussex.

  • Our team and liaison roles

    Find contact details for individual members of staff.

    The international team work across a number of regions with staff across the globe:


    • Gareth Topp - Associate Director International

    Africa and Middle East

    • Alice McCallum - Senior International Officer (School Liaison Role: Global Studies)
    • Khalid Abbas - International Officer  (School Liaison Role: Life Sciences)
    • Louis Adekola - Regional Officer based in Nigeria (School Liaison Role: Education and Social Work)

    Central and South Asia

    • Isobel Hussey - Senior International Officer (School Liaison Role: Mathematical and Physical Sciences)
    • Rebecca Jermy - International Officer (School Liason Role: School of Engineering and Informatics)
    • Radhika Arora - Country Officer based in India

    Americas, Europe and UK Internationals

    • Kasia Symons - Intenational Officer (School Liaison Role: Media, Arts and Humanities)
    • Kevin McDonnell - International Officer (School Liason Role: Psychology)

    East Asia

    • May Ye - Senior International Officer 
    • James Minhas - Senior International Officer (School Liaison Role: Media, Arts and Humanities)

    South East 

    • Lillian Chua - Regional Manager based in Malaysia (School Liason Role: Business School)

    International Admin Team

    • Matthew Oades - International Admin Team Manager
    • Simon Frost - International Admin Coordinator


    • Ben Cartwright - International Digital Content Officer

  • Partners

    The International Office also work with several agents based in the different countries. These partners assist prospective students to submit their applications to Sussex, with in person meetings in their native languages.

    View the International Partner Zone

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