The Academic Section, headed by the Academic Registrar, provides a wide range of
services to students and departments to support the academic provision of our University.
The section comprises the Academic Services and Student Life directorates, reflecting the
dual priorities of supporting the delivery of programmes in academic departments as well as providing
student-facing services to ensure they achieve their potential.
Academic Registrar’s office
The Academic Registrar is the authorising officer for Tier 4 visa compliance.
Academic Services contacts
Exam boards, assessment and Rules of Assessment related queries
Alumni document queries
Quality and Academic Development
Postgraduate Research Education
Student Administration (Southend)
Student Data team
Student Progress team
Enquiries by department
- East 15, History, Essex Pathways, LiFTS, Law, Philosophy and Art History: 01206 872284
- Biological Sciences, Health and Human Sciences, Psychology: 01206 872973
- Computer Science and Engineering, Essex Business School, Mathematics: 01206 873942
- Economics, Government, Language and Linguistics, Psychoanalytic Studies, Sociology: 01206 872986
Complaints, appeals and DBS enquiries
Student Life contacts
Employability and Careers
Disability and Access team
International Advice and Compliance team
Residence Life team
Student Information team (Student Services Hub)
Our Employability and Careers Centre helps you develop the skills for a successful career. Our friendly staff and excellent resources help you to make
informed career choices and to enter your chosen field.
We value the Essex spirit of adventure. Essex Abroad enables
students and staff to widen their experience with a period of study or work at one of our partner institutions around the world.
Student Services Hub
Our team of advisers are based within your Student Services Hub and can provide information, advice and guidance on a range of topics from accommodation and funding to exam stress and
wellbeing. Drop us a line or pay us a visit.
We work closely with partner institutions to develop high quality, accessible learning opportunities,
across the UK and internationally.