Your Bellerbys student life

Live your Bellerbys life to the full

Life at Bellerbys is about so much more than getting a great education. We'll help you become fully involved in college life and settled in the city that will be your home during your studies. We know that to achieve your best results you need to be happy in every aspect of your life. This is why your programme is designed with activities to look forward to during the study day, helping you to connect with your fellow students. The location of each of our Colleges offer plenty of inspiring activities for you to get involved in outside of the classroom. Find out more about our colleges.

Outside of the classroom

Our students are encouraged to participate in extracurricular activities. These activities can help you build upon your academic knowledge or just be about trying something new. Bellerbys offers classes, sports and trips to make sure you always have something to do.

Examples of activities at Bellerbys

  • Bowling
  • Camping
  • Ice skating
  • Theatre trips
  • Christmas concert
  • Playing football
  • Visiting theme parks
  • Historical trips, such as Stonehenge
  • Go Karting
  • Celebrating Chinese New Year
  • Football matches
  • Trips to London
  • Trips to the French Alps and Iceland

Bellerbys also offers enrichment activities to add value to your university application. Find out more about our enrichment opportunities.


Eat well at Bellerbys, and put your parents' minds at ease. Enjoy tasty breakfasts, nutritious lunches and delicious dinners. On-site cafeterias provide all the 'brain food' you need to stay healthy and do well in your studies. Some accommodation options give you the facilities you need to cook for yourself, and our friendly and supportive staff can help you seek out great places to shop.

Whether you decide on Brighton, Cambridge or London, you'll find a diverse range of places to buy ingredients as well as restaurants and cafes. Discover foods from all around the world. From halloumi and herring to pho and falafels, you're sure to find something to satisfy your taste buds.

Being an international student

Dudley from Tanzania

Bellerbys Student Dudley

''What I most enjoyed was the social programme and the warm, friendly people. I wouldn’t be where I am today without Bellerbys''

Dudley from Tanzania - Studied Undergraduate Year 1 in Business and Management, now studying International Business at University of Sussex

Lifestyle and accommodation

Student bedroom in Bellerbys accommodation Voyager House

You'll live in safe, secure and modern accommodation during your time at Bellerbys. We understand how important it is for you to feel settled and happy while you're living away from home. In Bellerbys' accommodation it's easy to make friends so you can explore your new surroundings together.

Student care

Bellerbys students in the classroom at the College

The caring and supportive learning environment at Bellerbys will help you develop essential life skills. So you can become a successful global citizen. Every year we see our students grow in confidence and gain outstanding academic results. You'll make international friendships that will last a lifetime.