University of Essex
6.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 18 ratings in 2016)
In a few words
"The university does have a selection of events and clubs but the town has a lot going on too so don't forget to check out both."
Quality of facilities
7.4 / 10
Night life
4.7 / 10
Student union
5.7 / 10
How diverse is your university
7.9 / 10
Quality of teaching
6.9 / 10
Structure of courses
6.8 / 10
Preparation for a job
5.6 / 10

What students say about...

Location of university

"The location was good and so were the facilities."

Night life

"There are clubs and a cinema as well as places to eat and hang out."

Clubs and social environment

"The university offers a range of sports clubs and societies that anyone is allowed..."

Diverse backgrounds

"There's a celebration of major festivals and the uni provides a variety of societies..."

Careers services

"There is plenty of support to find internships, jobs and placements."


"The campus life and environment makes you feel like you're part of a community."


"The local town is uneventful and quite dull."

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