Excellence at work

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We are Gold

We are delighted to announce that the University of Essex has been awarded the highest rating of Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF).

Based on the evidence available, the TEF Panel judged that we deliver consistently outstanding teaching, learning and outcomes for our students.

Read Pro-Vice-Chancellor Education Professor Aletta Norval's blog where she thanks everyone at Essex for playing their part in helping us achieve Gold.

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Top tips for protecting your mobile phone and tablet

Your mobile device contains valuable information about you and your life. Here are our top ten tips for protecting your mobile device.

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Impact Awards and Lecture 2017

Our Impact Awards and Lecture are taking place from 4.15pm on Wednesday 28 June. Reserve a place.

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Take a look at Top Lines

Top Lines is our regular report detailing the decisions and discussions taking place at USG and other top table meetings.

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Everything in one place

The Academic Section sharepoint site gathers pages, like the Planning Information Portal, Electronic Student Files and Finance, in one place.

Supporting you

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As a member of staff, you can access free and confidential counselling and support services through our Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) with Validium.

Supporting students

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Students may ask for support or information outside of your specialism. See the guidance on referring students to the appropriate specialist support service.

Our identity

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Our Essex values, culture, philosophy and approach set us apart from other institutions. Find out more about our challenger philosophy and how we express it.