University of Essex
7.9
7.9 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 8 ratings in 2018)
In a few words
"I've not found them particularly useful but the national careers service has provided me with better advice. I got help reviewing my CV and guidance for improving it. The range of employment options is quite diverse and our opportunities to get a job after finishing studies are high."
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

"Explore the campus because it's a maze and makes for great adventuring."

Location of university

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

Night life

"There are only a few pubs nearby."

Clubs and social environment

"Sports clubs are free, which is amazing. There are also many societies and it's easy..."

Diverse backgrounds

"It's very international so there are lots of international events to help with i..."

Careers services

"I've not found them particularly useful but the national careers service has provided..."

Pros

"Being so close to London."

Cons

"The exam timetable packs a lot of exams close together."

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