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University of Essex

Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
(4.2) View reviews

Quick info

An excellent experience! I would not choose any other uni. Essex has given me everything so far: high level of education, student experience, friendships and career opportunities and experience.

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Uni rankings and ratings

WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
26 / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
41st

Key Stats

Student stats
Source: HESA, 2019 (note: only applies to undergraduate records)

96 % FULL-TIME
4% PART-TIME
82 % SCHOOL-LEAVERS
18% MATURE STUDENTS
81 % UNDERGRADUATE
19% POSTGRADUATE

Student numbers
Source: HESA, 2019 (note: only applies to undergraduate records)

TOTAL UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS

11,195
Is there the option to study abroad at this uni?
Yes
A
Aaron
21 Mar 21

Finance BSc (Hons)

The last year has been really poor due to covid. We should have been given some sort of refund for this. Haven’t been...
M
Mandy
29 Jul 20

Politics and International Relations BSc (Hons)

Love it - very friendly, i like the campus and location, and lots going on. Enjoy my course although a lot of reading....

Student rating ( 4.2 ) 985 reviews

5 star 34%
4 star 52%
3 star 13%
2 star 1%
1 star 0%

Where you'll study

University of Essex

Wivenhoe Park Colchester Essex CO4 3SQ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Hythe   0.6 miles away

Cost of living

Cost of a pint
This is the average cost of a pint .
Source: IDP Connect 2019

Cost of pint half
£3.70
£3.00

Accommodation costs
This is the average annual cost for a full time student at this uni.
Source: IDP Connect 2019

£3,983.07

Living costs
This is the average annual cost of living for a student studying in the town where this uni is based.
Source: IDP Connect 2019

£4,446

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