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Talent Development Centre

Our Talent Development Centre helps you identify your talents and strengthen areas you need to develop. We offer support and resources to help you improve your writing, maths, research skills, study skills and English language.

Get ahead of the game

Welcome to Essex101: your go-to guide to achieving ultimate academic excellence. Whether you’re after expert essay-writing advice, need rescuing from revision, or want help getting your head around referencing, Essex101 has the answer.

With videos, audio clips, and interactive quizzes to inspire, challenge and support you, Essex101 will help you reach your potential in your current studies, whilst exploring the key skills required for success at university and beyond.

So what are you waiting for? Prepare for brilliance.

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Additional study resources

  • Decision making guide

    Adobe PDF File

    You could leave it to fate but we reckon deciding which university offers you'll make firm and insurance needs a bit more thought.

  • Revision guide

    Adobe PDF File

    The ultimate revision guide.

  • Statement writing guide

    Adobe PDF File

    Need help writing your UCAS personal statement? Check out our guide for useful hints and tips.

  • UCAS guide for parents

    Adobe PDF File

    Advice and guidance all about applying to University through UCAS.

UG Open Days

Book a place at our undergraduate Open Day. Our department and admissions staff can answer any questions you have, and you can speak to current students about life at Essex while taking a campus tour.

Campus tours

Student studying

We understand that choosing a university for your studies is a whole new experience, so we’d be happy to arrange a campus tour for you guided by a current Essex student to get to know our campus.

Find a course

Find a course

Search our courses and find the right course for you. At Essex you can show your academic potential in a research-intensive environment, and develop the knowledge and skills required for a successful career.

Applying to Essex

Undergraduate applications

Applying to Essex is straightforward. We'll give you all the information you need about how and when to apply for an undergraduate course with us. If you've got any questions, just ask, we're happy to help.