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Essex, University of

Colchester Campus, University of Essex Wivenhoe Park Colchester,
United Kingdom View map
United Kingdom
#=411
Public
High
15,587
Yes
934
6,649

Undergraduate Overview

We are Essex: a close-knit, welcoming, close to 15,000-strong community, with a powerful, pioneering global outlook.

At Essex you’re taught by world-leading academics in a supportive and research-intense environment. Our trailblazing research continues to change the world for the better.


Feeling adventurous? Widen your experience by studying abroad. Explore another culture, develop new skills, and set yourself a challenge for a full year, and we’ll even cover your tuition fees whilst you’re away.

Our award-winning accommodation is sure to make you feel at home. And the best bit? It's guaranteed for your first year here.

Join Nobel Prize-winners, award-winning directors, presidents, astronauts, and over 75,000 other alumni who've gone on to shape the world.

Start exploring and find your perfect course today.

Up for a challenge and want to make a real difference?

Welcome home.



University Highlights

Essex, University of is one of the top Public universities in Colchester, United Kingdom. It is ranked #=411 in QS Global World University Rankings 2021.

Total students - 15,587

18%
82%

International students - 6,649

73%
27%

Total faculty staff - 934

447
487

Total students - 15,587

18%
82%

International students - 6,649

73%
27%

Total faculty staff - 934

487
447

Scholarships

Yes
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