Essex’s student body represents over 140 nationalities and supports over 30 different cultural societies.
Students can learn a foreign language alongside their studies at no extra cost.
The campuses are designed to give students the freedom to combine interests and to meet new people across different departments.
The University of Essex is a place where curiosity prevails, and where exploring new ways of thinking and pushing boundaries isn’t just encouraged – it’s expected. This close-knit and supportive community has a powerful global outlook, with almost 15,000 students from more than 140 different countries.