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We understand that getting to know us through events is a really important part of your experience in choosing the right university for you. We're excited to now be able to offer face-to-face events, where possible and safe to do so.

  • Open Days - our 2021 Open Days have now come to an end, but why not take a look at the dates we have planned for 2022?
  • Experience Essex Online - we've introduced a brand new series of virtual events which are taking place from January to May 2022. It doesn't matter if you've already applied to Essex or if you're deciding which university is right for you, sign up to one of our Experience Essex Online events and learn more about studying at Essex from the comfort of your own home.
  • Postgraduate Virtual Week - in February 2022 we are hosting a week-long event tailored specifially for anyone who is interested in studying a postgraduate degree at Essex. We are also planning to run an in-person Open Evening at our Colchester Campus which will give you the chance to meet staff and students, and see our campus.
  • Campus Tours - we are currently offering both self-guided and guided tours.
  • We are also pleased to offer a wide range of schools and colleges focused events and resources, including celebrating National Careers Week, British Science Week and more.

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