University of Essex: Ranking & Review

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Colchester Rank United Kingdom Rank World Rank
1 26 349
Top 3%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Admission selectionYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment12,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$11,250$6,250
International students$18,750

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities-+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences-+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics-+++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine-+++
Engineering | IT-+++
Maths | Natural Sciences-+++

General info

MottoThought the harder, heart the keener
AccreditationPrivy Council
Affiliations and membershipsUniversities UK
Academic structureFaculty of Humanities
Faculty of Law and Management
Faculty of Social Sciences
Faculty of Science and Engineering
Colorsred, purple
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff750
Student/staff ratio17
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressWivenhoe Park
Colchester, East of England, CO4 3SQ
United Kingdom
Urbanization levelSub-Urban
City population50,000 - 250,000
Phone+44 (1206) 873 333
Fax+44 (1206) 873 589

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