We are Essex. Are you?

We know choosing a university is big deal. It needs to do more than help you gain a degree after three years; you need those years to be filled with memories, friendship and personal development.

You need somewhere that feels like home from the moment you step foot on campus, and where you feel empowered to stand up for what you believe in to shape the world for the better. If that's sounding good, welcome home...

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Essex campus cat, Pebbles, in a window
Say hello to our campus cat, Pebbles. He's pretty popular around here...
View over the lake, Silberrad centre and library at the university of Essex
Enjoy the tranquillity of our lakes, a stone's throw from the hustle and bustle of central campus
Group of Essex graduates celebrating with friends and family
And when all is said and done you'll be an Essex member for life (don't forget about us!)
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Which courses can I study at Essex?

With over 50 subject areas to choose from, there’s a course for you at Essex. From Sociology to Art History and Biomedical Science to Philosophy we’re confident you’ll find your perfect course with us.

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Want to know more about our campuses?

With our three campuses, located in Colchester, Southend and Loughton, we've got the whole of Essex covered. Want to know more about where you could be calling home? You're in the right place...

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