University of Essex
7.9
7.9 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 8 ratings in 2018)
In a few words
"The cost of living, especially public transport, is a bit pricey."
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

"I didn't realise how international the University of Essex was when I was applying...."

Location of university

"The campus is fairly secluded and is a 25-minute bus ride to the city centre. There..."

Night life

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

Clubs and social environment

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

Diverse backgrounds

"Diversity is definitely one of Essex's strengths as there are so many international..."

Careers services

"The careers advice place is there but needs to be better advertised. There are placement..."

Pros

"The great social life and variety of people."

Cons

"The cost of living, especially public transport, is a bit pricey."

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