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Information and resources on our response to the COVID-19 pandemic

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Join us in January

We’ve launched a range of courses with a January start date, meaning it’s not too late to join Essex this academic year.

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University of the Year (Times Higher Education Awards 2018)
25th in the UK for research quality (Times Good University Guide 2019)
Gold for teaching excellence (TEF 2017)
Queen’s Anniversary Prize for outstanding social science research (2017)
UoTY winners 2018
Queen's Anniversary Prize