Home to the brave and bold Find a course

News Essex climbs 15 places in Guardian University Guide

It's been a year of success for Essex in national league tables.

View all news
Snow in Essex

Nine subjects in the Top 20

We continue to lead in American studies and drama.

University of Essex June Open Day

Book onto our June Open Day

And if you book now, you’ll receive a pack of goodies in the post

Book your place
22nd in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018
Top 15 amongst mainstream English universities for overall student satisfaction (NSS 2017)
25th in the UK for research quality (TGUG 2018)
Gold for teaching excellence (TEF 2017)
Students chatting on campus
Students laughing and chatting
Research academics reviewing documents
A tutor talking with a University of Essex student
Students laughing and chatting

Essex living

Explore one of our three campuses

Colchester Campus