Essex is a truly international institution with a long history of welcoming students from around the world. With us, you’re not just a student, you’re a member.
Essex introduces you to people from all over the planet. We are a global community that lives, works and plays together. You study an internationally relevant curriculum, become part of our diverse community, and are taught by academics whose research has global impact. We give you the best chance to compete in a global economy.
When I first arrived in the UK, I did not know what to expect. The support and guidance from the University and the Students' Union were very welcoming and made me feel incredibly comfortable throughout my degree. Can’t wait to welcome you to the Essex family!