Every student arrives at Essex with spirit and determination, but we understand that everyone has a different academic background.
Our Skills for Success team will help you identify and improve your talents and strengths, and help with those areas that need a little refining for you to perform at your very best. We will:
Thinking about your career ambitions can be daunting, so it is best to get ahead of the game by developing your employability whilst at university. Our Careers Services are on hand to support you throughout your time at Essex, from adding work experience to your CV to refining your interview technique with professional advisers. We offer:
"One of the best things they offer is the Big Essex Award. It’s a great way to test yourself – you have to complete certain tasks, including extra-curricular work experience, writing a CV, and attending workshops."