Student accommodation in Brighton

Living in Brighton

Brighton and Hove is a vibrant and multicultural city by the sea. It boasts a relaxed, cosmopolitan atmosphere, buzzing nightlife and thriving culture. Brighton is also a popular university city and so the demand for student accommodation is high. It is therefore vital that you do not leave your accommodation search to the last minute. Find out more about Brighton here.

The MET does not have halls of residence but here is some information about different options you may want to consider.

Please note that the independent services listed have not been vetted in any way by the MET.

If you are an International student, click here for accommodation information

Private accommodation

Private halls of residence

There are two within easy walking distance to our Central Campus: 

Private sector shared houses and flats

There are a large number of private property websites that advertise local accommodation. You may wish to start with dedicated student sites, such as:

Other websites that advertise rooms to let, often in shared houses and flats, include:

Private accommodation

Living at home

If you are local to the area you may wish to continue living at home. If you choose this option, you will not be the only one. Around a third of our students studying for an undergraduate degree at Brighton MET live at home.

Living at home

Independent accommodation advice

MET applicants can access the services of Jackie Phillips, an independent accommodation adviser with a wealth of experience and knowledge for finding properties for students in the Brighton area. She specialises in student houses and long-term lets.

Jackie charges a one-off admin fee which includes finding suitable accommodation and helping with any problems during your tenancy, should they arise.

For more information, contact Jackie on 01273 493409 or email

Independent accommodation advice