University of Essex
Wivenhoe Park, Colchester CO4 3SQ, United KingdomThe University of Essex is based at Wivenhoe Park, Colchester and received its Royal Charter in 1965. It is one of the UK's leading academic institutions and has an international reputation for the quality of its research and teaching. The University has 17 departments spanning the Humanities, Social Sciences and Science & Engineering.
Due to high demand, Essex is not able to guarantee housing on-campus for incoming students. Incoming students may be encourage to find their own accommodation.
Essex offers single study bedrooms with shared kitchen facilities and either shared or en-suites bathrooms. If students are studying at Colchester they should select accommodation at our Colchester campus, students wishing to study at Southend can apply for accommodation at that location.
If you do not wish to apply for campus accommodation or are not offered campus accommodation, the Student Union offers assistance to find private local accommodation - http://www.essexstudent.com/studentlets/
Accommodation remains open during the Christmas and Easter holidays. All students are required to vacate their rooms at the end of the Summer term.
Accommodation is arranged via Essex Abroad and students will be notified in August/September for October entry and in December for January entry. Accommodation cannot be guaranteed. Students are not able to use the online Accommodation Application.
|Cost:||High http://www.essex.ac.uk/studentfinance/cost_of_living.aspx#international There may be laboratory fees depending on modules chosen.|
|External Funding Available:||No|
Academic Year: October – June
The online module directory indicates which modules are available to exchange students
All students are required to take 60 Essex credits per term (minimum and maximum)
|Available Subjects:||anthropology , biology , business and entrepreneurship , chemistry , computer science , drama , english literature , education , economics , german , health sciences , history , hospitality and tourism , information and communication studies , kinesiology and sports sciences , law , linguistics , marine biology , mathematics , media and film , philosophy , political science , psychology , sociology , spanish , world literature and culture studies|