Studying at Essex

International students

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Welcome home, Welcome to Essex

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. 

Why
Study here?

Central London is easily accessible from all of our campuses
Essex is top 30 in the UK (Complete University Guide 2022)
88% of our graduates are in employment or further study (Graduate Outcomes 2021)
25th in the UK for research quality (Times Good University Guide 2022)
Our student body represents over 140 nationalities and supports over 30 different cultural societies
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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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