University of Essex
6.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 18 ratings in 2016)
In a few words
"There's a celebration of major festivals and the uni provides a variety of societies and food."
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 campus is brilliant with outlets to eat everywhere and computer labs dotted around...."

Night life

"There are places around to go shopping and there's also a Rollerworld and a gym."

Clubs and social environment

"Sports clubs are good but the training sessions are very often during lectures, so..."

Diverse backgrounds

"There are few students from a working class or poor background and those who do get..."

Careers services

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


"We're in a good public transport location with open access to design studios with..."


"The unorganised students' union."

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