University of Essex
8.5 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 14 ratings in 2017)
In a few words
"The university tries its best to help people from all races and backgrounds and has many volunteers as well as a lot of staff ready and willing to help anyone who is facing any kind of problem."
Quality of academic facilities
8.1 / 10
Location of university
5.6 / 10
Night life
5.5 / 10
Student union
7.4 / 10
How diverse is your university
8.9 / 10
Quality of teaching
8.1 / 10
Preparation for a job
7.8 / 10
Quality of other facilities
7.1 / 10
Cost of living
5.5 / 10

What students say about...

Fun Facts

"It has a gold award for teaching excellence (TEF)."

Location of university

"Even the cheapest accommodation is still pretty alright and there are a lot of bars,..."

Night life

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

Clubs and social environment

"There are many sports clubs and societies on campus but they're not equally accessible..."

Diverse backgrounds

"I cannot imagine how they could do better, it is a very welcoming environment."

Careers services

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


"The multicultural society, diversity, opportunities and career prospects."


"Some teachers are not very thorough when it comes to checking essays. It can be difficult..."

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