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Essex Abroad

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Adventure awaits

You can study, work or volunteer at one of our partner institutions around the world. If you're a visiting study abroad student, come and experience academic life in the UK, the Essex way.

Studying or working abroad gives you the chance to immerse yourself in another culture, develop your independence and boost your confidence, giving you an enormous advantage when you enter the global job market.

Choose Essex Abroad and let the adventure begin.

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Why choose
Essex Abroad?

Relationships with over 150 institutions worldwide
Dedicated team of staff who will support you throughout your journey
We hold an Erasmus+ Charter for Higher Education 2014-20*
IIE Generation Study Abroad Commitment Partner
University of the Year (Times Higher Education Awards 2018)
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UoTY winners 2018
Erasmus Charter for Higher Education

The University of Essex was awarded an Erasmus Charter for Higher Education. This allows Essex to take part in Erasmus+, a programme funded by the European Union which enables students to study or work in Europe, and for staff to teach or undertake training in another European country.

Get in touch
Get in touch
Essex Abroad Opening times: Monday, Tuesday and Friday 10am-4pm, Wednesday 10am-1pm, Thursday 1pm-4pm
Square 2, University of Essex, Wivenhoe, Colchester, CO4 3SQ  - if you are a Southend or Loughton student - please call, email or book us for a chat on the details below.
Telephone: +44 (0)1206 873976