University of Essex
6.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 18 ratings in 2016)
In a few words
"The cost of living, especially public transport, is a bit pricey."
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

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

Clubs and social environment

"There are loads of sports and fitness areas with loads of activities to do."

Diverse backgrounds

"Our students' union has a sabbatical officer who tries to help international students..."

Careers services

"There aren't enough decent careers fairs on campus."


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


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

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