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Knowledge Gateway

Space to think...

Office building at Parkside Office Village

Room to grow. Discover Parkside Office Village. Your chance to put your business at the heart of an exciting new technology hotspot and connect with our research facilities, people and resources.

Set in 43 acres of mature parkland adjoining our Colchester Campus site, the Knowledge Gateway is set to become one of the prime locations for research and business in Essex. By basing your business here you'll gain competitive advantage through:

The Knowledge Gateway is being developed as a key element of our strategy to create stronger connections with business as an integral part of our excellence agenda. We are committed to using our expertise and resources to help drive business growth.

Property availability

Whether you're a small SME or a large NGO or multinational, we've got office space options to suit your needs.

  • Units from 1,195 to 4,680 square feet (110 to 435 m2) are available in the Parkside Office Village.
  • Bespoke units from 5,000 to 120,000 square feet (460 to 11,148 m2) are available on a design and build basis.

Knowledge Gateway site

The Knowledge Gateway will comprise 400,000 square feet (37,161 m2) of commercial space, a range of ancillary facilities and 1,300 student study bedrooms. The illustrative master plan below offers an impression of current and planned projects and how the overall scheme might ultimately look.

drawing of Knowledge Gateway site plan

Contact us

Steve Clarke

Knowledge Gateway Consultant

University of Essex, Wivenhoe Park, Colchester, Essex, CO4 3SQ

Telephone 01206 873522

Mobile 07930 843276

Email sclarkg@essex.ac.uk