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University of Essex

Colchester, Essex

GBR

iSC Global Rank:

401

School:

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About

The University of Essex was established in 1964 and is a founding partner of the Eastern ARC and the Young European Research Universities network. It is also a member of the Young Universities for the Future of Europe alliance, formed by the European Commission to select the first European universities. The university was named “University of the Year” in 2018 by Times Higher Education. 

 

The University of Essex has three faculties - humanities, science, and health and social science. Essex has 19 academic partnerships domestically and internationally. Domestic partnerships include the University of Essex Online with Kaplan.

 

Situated in Colchester, UK, The University comprises three campuses, its primary campus located within Wivenhoe Park (over 200 acres) and campuses in Southend-on-Sea and Loughton.

 

Oscar Arias (former President of Costa Rica), Nick Broomfield (documentary filmmaker), David Yates (filmmaker), Tom Raworth (writer and graphic artist), Kee Thuan Chye (Malaysian poet), Brian Hanrahan (BBC correspondent), Jonathan Wilson (novelist), John Etheridge (jazz guitarist), John Bercow (Speaker of the House of Commons), Mark Watson-Gandy (award-winning barrister) and Ben Okri are just (Booker prize recipient).

Ranking & Accolades

401   -  500

iSC Global

Regional

34 - 38

iSC Regional

U.S. News

643

U.S. News

QS

-

QS

Times

301 - 350

Times

    1. University of Essex was ranked "#439" in “Global Ranking” by "QS Global World Rankings.
    2. University of Essex was ranked "#301-350" in “University Ranking" by "The Times Higher Education.
    3. It also ranks "#656" in “National Universities” by  “US News & World Report.

Admission

Here's what University of Essex looks for in a student during the selection process. Learn about University of Essex admission criteria, rate, and requirements below.

Acceptance Rate-

Undergraduate

Application Fee

22 GBP

Minimum GPA

-

SAT Range

-

ACT Range

-

IELTS Range

6

TOEFL Range

76 (iBT)

PTE Range

50

Graduate

Application Fee

-

Minimum GPA

-

GRE Range

-

GMAT Range

-

IELTS Range

6

TOEFL Range

76 (iBT)

PTE Range

50

Courses

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Accounting

Masters

Degree

1 year

Tenure

19,380 GBP

Tuition Fee

Accounting

Bachelors

Degree

4 years

Tenure

16,850 GBP

Tuition Fee

Accounting

Masters

Degree

1 year

Tenure

19,380 GBP

Tuition Fee

Accounting

Bachelors

Degree

3 years

Tenure

17,700 GBP

Tuition Fee

Fees

The cost is an important aspect of choosing your dream college. Get detailed information about University of Essex’s tuition fees, living expenses and financial aid opportunities below. 

Note: All the costs mentioned below are average costs annually

Undergraduate

Tuition Fee

17,222 GBP

Cost of Attendance

30,303 GBP

Scholarships

-

Accomodation

8,215 GBP

Graduate

Tuition Fee

18,225 GBP

Cost of Attendance

32,298 GBP

Scholarships

-

Accomodation

8,215 GBP

Highlights

Find miscellaneous information about students, campus and faculty of University of Essex below.

Total Students

13492

International Students

40%

Student Gender Distribution

Male

Male

47%

Female

Female

53%

Student Faculty Ratio

Students

16

:

Faculty

5

Graduation Rate

-

Avg. Earning after Graduation (annually)

53,167 GBP

Accomodation for Undergrad

Available (On-Campus)

Accomodation for Grad

Available (On-Campus)

Saudi Arabian Ministry of Education

Approved

Additional Info

University of Essex holds real estate totaling over 200 acres.

Application Process

Online

International Email

admit@essex.ac.uk

International Phone

+44 1206874321

Website

https://www.essex.ac.uk/

Location

Frequently Asked Questions

Most asked questions related to the university

Why is Essex University the best?
You'll be taught by world-class professors in a supportive, research-intensive environment at Essex. In the most recent Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF 2017), we received a Gold rating, indicating that we provide an excellent educational experience.
What is Essex University known for?
Politics and sociology are among the top 50 subjects in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2021. Social sciences and law are ranked in the top 75 in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2022. The arts and humanities are placed 175th in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2022.
Is the University of Essex good in athletics ?
Yes. The University of Essex has a focus on a number of sports such as volleyball, basketball, rugby union (particularly rugby sevens), football, tennis, netball and lacrosse. Undergraduate and postgraduate sports scholarships are offered for high-performing students in these focus sports, as well as for students competing in individual events.
Is it hard to get into the University of Essex?

Essex has a 70% acceptance rate and seeks to enrol more students each year. However, because admittance to this university is tough, the academic procedure is critical.

Is the University of Essex good for international students?
Essex is a truly international university with a long history of accepting overseas students. You're not simply a student with us; you're a member. Essex connects you with people from all over the world.

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