We are Essex: home to the daring and the
tenacious, a place for the ambitious and the bold. We’re a close-knit,
supportive and welcoming community, with a powerful and pioneering global
We are top 30 in the UK (The Complete
University Guide 2022)
With over 15,500 students from more than
140 different countries, making us one of the most internationally diverse
universities on the planet – you’ll find the world in one place here at Essex.
We’re proud to have provided excellence in research and excellence in education
for over 50 years.
At Essex, you’re taught by world-leading
academics in a support and research-intensive environment. Our trailblazing
research continues to change the world for the better and we are ranked 25th
in the UK for research quality (The Times and Sunday Times Good University
Whether you study in the beautiful historic
parkland of our Colchester Campus, the bustling lively town centre of
Southend-on-Sea, or in our stately home at Loughton, this is your chance to
become a member of one of the happiest groups of students around. The
flexibility of our courses gives you the power to pursue the things that matter
to you. Now’s your chance to join Nobel Prize-winners, award-winning directors,
presidents, well-loved actors, astronauts and over 100,000 other alumni who
have gone on to shape the world and share their Essex spirit.
Impatient for a challenge and want to make
an impact on the world around you?