Wherever you are travelling from a warm welcome awaits you at Essex
This information will help you prepare for your arrival and includes what to bring, and how to settle into university life and enjoy everything Essex and the UK has to offer. Also make sure you check out the rest of the information for all new students and our information for current international students.
We are proud to be a global community and we recognise that living and studying in the UK may be very different from your own country.
Read all the guidance and publications carefully, watch our videos and check out our social media so you don't miss out on anything!
Wondering what our Students’ Union is all about? Well, that’s what this handy guide is for. You’re welcome.
The British Council has an online course designed to benefit international students who have been accepted to study at a UK university. The course will provide you with helpful information, support, and study skills for higher education, whilst giving you a taste of life in the UK.