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University of Essex

United Kingdom

656th US-News World Ranking

The University of Essex is a public research university in Essex, England which was established in 1965. The university has three campuses: Colchester Campus, Southend Campus and Loughton Campus. The Loughton Campus is bordered by London’s Epping Forest & largest open space

The University of Essex compiles of three faculties: Faculty of Humanities, Faculty of Social Sciences and Faculty of Science and Health. The university offers number of programs at undergraduate and graduate level under these three faculties. 

The university has overall 13,000 students including 10,701 undergraduates and 2,493 postgraduates.There are over 5,000 inetrnational students studying in the university. The university has academic staff over and above 800 and the student faculty ratio is 17:1.

The university has achieved several ranks for their teaching and excellence likewise Gold rated in the Teaching Excellence Framework in 2017. The Times and the Sunday Times Good University Guide –has ranked 22nd, which is highest achievement. Also university stands in the top 25 for research quality in the Good University Guide and top 15 in England for overall student satisfaction. 

Notable Alumni: Óscar Arias (former President of Costa Rica), Simon Critchley (Philosopher),Thozamile Botha (South African politician). 

University of Essex Programs

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test

Application Requirements

Application Requirements

Average Academic Score

3
GPA
33
IB
75
Percentage

Cost

Fees

Bachelors: £17,000 (Annual Tuition Fees)
Fees may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific fees.

Deadlines

Bachelors:15th January
Masters:15th January

Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific deadlines.

University of Essex Rankings

Global

656
US News
411
QS
501 -600
Shanghai
301 -350
Times Higher Education
413
GTU Rank

Regional

United Kingdom
48
US News
44
QS
37 -43
Shanghai
34
Times Higher Education
66
Guardian

Regional

Europe
273
US News
128
Times Higher Education
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University Stats

University Stats
13195

Students

University Stats
5000

International Students

University Stats
10700

Undergraduates

University Stats
2495

Postgraduate

University Stats
£
16000

Tuition Fees

University Stats
£
11900

Living Cost

University Stats
3

Avg. GPA

University Stats
33

Avg. IB

University Stats
75
%

Avg. Percentage

University Stats
1200

Avg. SAT

University Stats
30

Avg. ACT

University Stats
6

Avg. IELTS

* All cost are in GBP

Reach Out

3SQ, Wivenhoe Park,United Kingdom

admit@essex.ac.uk

(+44) 01206 873333

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