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Latest news Essex celebrates being in top 100 of the Times Higher Education Impact Rankings

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University of Essex ranked 76th Impact Awards

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Our researchers are daring, visionary thinkers, constantly asking difficult questions and providing answers that give insights into your life. Find out more about the range of research groups, and centres & institutes that we have, and explore how Essex is changing the way we think.

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Essex is top 30 in the UK (Complete University Guide 2022)
25th in the UK for research quality (Times Good University Guide 2022)
We are Top 25 for international outlook (Times Higher Education, World University Rankings 2022)
88% of our graduates are in employment or further study (Graduate Outcomes 2021)
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With 7 miles of award-winning coastline on your doorstep and London just a stone's throw away, our Southend students have the best of both worlds
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Read our response to supporting our community through COVID-19

Including how we are supporting our staff, student and applicants. Also read about the amazing research our academics have been doing in response to the virus.

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