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The world's most pressing problems have no regard for disciplinary boundaries, and at Essex we encourage a broader view and an interdisciplinary approach.

We encourage our students to get involved with departmental research. From speaking at conferences to working as a lab assistant, there are plenty of opportunities for you to make your mark while gaining valuable experience for your career.

 

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Why
study here?

22nd in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018
We're top 5 in the UK for social sciences (REF 2014)
8 of our departments feature in QS World Rankings 2016
We're top 20 in the UK for research excellence (REF 2014)
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Albert Sloman, our first Vice-Chancellor
Freer, more daring, more experimental 
Sir Albert Sloman our first vice-chancellor
What's happening
Essex climbs into top 30 in the Complete University Guide
25 Apr 2018
Raising happy, healthy children with the Essex Babylab
23 Apr 2018
Public Health champion from Nigeria announced as regional winner in British Council Alumni Awards
19 Apr 2018