Why Essex?

With students from over 130 different countries, Essex is the world in one place. We're ranked 21st overall in Times Higher Education’s list of the top 200 most international universities in the world.

Visits to your country

March

17-18 March 2018 - FPP fair, Sao Paolo

20 March 2018 - FPP fair, Rio de Janeiro

 

Applicants are invited to attend our applicant meet up sessions on 15 March in Sao Paolo and on 21 March in Rio de Janeiro, where you'll have the chance to as your country contact any questions you may have and meet fellow applicants. If you would like to join, please email Keeley Alvarez.

Scholarships and bursaries

Our Americas Regional Scholarship scheme offers £3,000 scholarships to undergraduate and postgraduate students from Brazil. Please visit the links above for the application form and further details about eligibility.

Our Academic Excellence International Masters Scholarship scheme offers a £3,000 tuition fee discount to masters students from Brazil achieving an 8/10 or B+ average. Please visit the link above for further details about eligibility.

Please visit our Fees and Funding pages for information about additional funding opportunities.

 

 

Entry requirements

Previous university/college study is required in addition to local high school qualifications for our Undergraduate Bachelor degree courses.
We accept a number of international qualifications, including the International Baccalaureate with the majority of our courses requiring a grade 30 or above or the SATR with the majority of our courses requiring a minimum of 1100 out of 1600 with 550 in each test.

We also offer a range of Foundation Programmes which can lead to entry to our undergraduate degrees, please visit University of Essex International College for further information.

The majority of our Postgraduate Taught Masters will consider applicants with 7.5 or B from Bacharel/Licenciado.
 
Some courses have higher entry requirements as well as other admissions criteria. Please see individual courses for more information or email our admissions team admit@essex.ac.uk

We also have a range of Foundation Programmes available if you do not meet these grades. 
Please visit University of Essex International College for further information.

Get in touch
Keeley Alvarez Brazil country contact
Telephone: +44 (0) 1206 874828