The University of Essex is a university where curiosity prevails, and where exploring new ways of thinking and pushing boundaries is not just encouraged, it is expected. The University of Essex is committed to excellence in teaching and excellence in research. It puts student success at the heart of its mission; supporting every student from all backgrounds to achieve outstanding outcomes; and preparing them to thrive in their future lives.
The University of Essex is ranked among the global Top 100 Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2022, which recognises universities for making a difference in society and working towards a more sustainable future. It is also ranked among the Top 25 Universities in the World for International Outlook (Times Higher Education, World University Rankings 2022) and has staff and students from more than 140 countries.