Postgraduate open evenings
If you want to be taught and supported by world-leading academics, join Essex as a postgraduate student.
We are top 3 in the UK for research in social sciences, with more than three-quarters of our overall research
classed as 'world leading' or 'internationally excellent' (REF 2014).
Our postgraduates form a lively and supportive 3,000-strong community. The brightest and the best come to
Essex to further their studies by being immersed in cutting-edge thinking and developments in a range of
disciplines, as well as enjoy the broader experience which we offer.
Our staff provide one-to-one guidance and our postgraduate courses equip you with the skills demanded by
today's employers in a highly competitive world, ensuring that you're at the forefront of the future.
No forthcoming open days have been announced yet.
Southend open evening
Essex Business School open evening (Southend Campus)
Our Essex Business School offers specialist Masters courses in accounting,
banking, finance and management, entrepreneurship and marketing. As a member
of our postgraduate community you'll learn from and be supervised by researchers
who are at the forefront of their fields.
Our Southend Campus offers specialist resources and state-of-the-art
facilities in a vibrant and exciting seaside town. This event will showcase
the postgraduate courses based at our Southend Campus including:
We will have several academics from the department available for you to
speak to on the evening as well as members of our Student Recruitment Team
to answer your questions. At this event you will be able to find out more about
the benefits of further study and the options available.
If you are a current student at our Colchester Campus please let us know
as we will organise transport for those students who wish to attend. Get in touch
by emailing: email@example.com
London open evening
Our London open evening will give you the opportunity to find out what is like to be a member of our thriving postgraduate community. At this event
you will be able to find out more about the benefits of further study and the options available. We will have several academics available for you to
speak to on the evening as well as members of our Student Recruitment Team to answer any questions.
Get me there
Our London open evening will be held at the Bishopsgate Institute in London. The Institute is located just two minutes'
walk away from Liverpool Street station and Spitalfields Market.
What can I expect?
Our programme for the evening is:
7.00pm Welcome talk
7.30pm Keynote lecture
8.00pm Networking and refreshments
Further information on what to expect on the evening will be sent to you by email before the open evening.
Do I have to book to attend a London open evening?
Yes, this is a ticketed event so please make sure you book a place in advance.
Will I receive confirmation of my booking?
We will send you a confirmation email which contains a barcode. Please bring this with you on the day so that we can scan it and check you in quickly.
Can I bring guests with me when I visit?
Yes, but as this is a ticketed event please book a place for your guests.
Do I need to inform you of any changes to my booking?
Only if your contact details change, such as your email address.
What if I cannot attend an open evening?
We can organise a campus tour for you on a date that is convenient. If you want to arrange a campus tour at Colchester, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
What time should I arrive?
Check in opens at 6.30pm, the first welcome talk is at 7.00pm and the evening finishes at 9.00pm.
Can I be shown around the campus and view student accommodation?
Unfortunately not as this event is in London but our campus and accommodation is in Colchester. If you would like to arrange a campus tour at Colchester, please email email@example.com.