University of Essex
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6.8
6.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on ratings in 2016)
In a few words
"Colchester, the town in which the university is situated, isn't the most active."
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

"We're near to the town of Colchester and student accommodation is a few minutes walk..."

Night life

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

Clubs and social environment

"Subzero is the best club around in my opinion. Sports clubs are free and there is..."

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."

Pros

"The great social life and variety of people."

Cons

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


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