University of Essex
7.9 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 8 ratings in 2018)
In a few words
"The university fully supports students from different cultural backgrounds, religions and sexual orientations. I have never seen or felt discrimination towards anyone."
Quality of academic facilities
7.8 / 10
Location of university
7.4 / 10
Night life
5.5 / 10
Student union
5.1 / 10
How diverse is your university
7.9 / 10
Quality of teaching
7.5 / 10
Preparation for a job
6.5 / 10
Quality of other facilities
7.1 / 10
Cost of living
4.9 / 10

What students say about...

Fun Facts

"J.K Rowling is an alumnus."

Location of university

"It's a great campus where you can find everything you might need."

Night life

"Very average. There are places like Liquid, Yates, Missoula, Cube and Hudsons that..."

Clubs and social environment

"There are many societies to join, almost one for every interest and it's pretty easy..."

Diverse backgrounds

"The university fully supports students from different cultural backgrounds, religions..."

Careers services

"We have a careers and advice centre that has specific employability days where professionals..."


"The teachers here are providing me with a great experience."


"Things can be crowded and there's often no available study or social spaces to eat..."

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