Apply to study at Essex

Open days

Book a place at one of our open days to see for yourself what we offer. Academic and support staff will be available to answer your questions, while a campus tour with our current students allows you to view our facilities and accommodation.

If you would like more information about any of our courses before making your application, please email us.

Undergraduate

If you don't meet the undergraduate entry requirements to study in our Department, our Essex Pathways Department offers pathways with extra language and subject support that will allow entry on to first year courses.

Postgraduate

If you don't meet the entry requirements to study in our Department, our Essex Pathways Department offers pre-Masters courses with extra language and subject support.

Find a scholarship

Find a scholarship

Search our Scholarship Finder to see the funding we have for you. Our range of scholarships and bursaries to support talented students ensure we remain accessible to all with the potential to succeed, regardless of financial circumstances.

PG events

Book a place at a postgraduate event to find out about studying at a top 20 UK research university. Staff will be available to answer your questions and you can speak to students about life at Essex.

When should I apply?

When should I apply?

We answer your questions about when to apply for undergraduate study. Make sure you do not miss any important UCAS deadlines and make a note of other dates for your diary to ensure your application process is stress-free.

Watch our videos

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Hear our students' opinions of their study experience and see our staff talking about their latest research. Our videos will show you the passion and enthusiasm we offer.