University of Essex

University of Essex

Charity information

University of Essex

The University of Essex is actively participating in the UK government's match funding scheme for universities that was launched on 1 August 2008 and runs until 31 July 2011. Under this scheme supporters' donations may be increased by as much as 50%.

The University of Essex is one of the UK's leading academic institutions and has developed a worldwide reputation for top quality teaching and research.

There are now more than 9,000 students, studying at three campuses across Essex. Academic departments span the humanities, social sciences, science and engineering, and law and management. Essex is the UK's most internationally diverse campus university, with students drawn from 130 countries.

Research, from bio-medical science to human rights, carried out at Essex is having a transformational effect on lives across the UK and overseas.

Founded 1964

  • Overview

    Established: 1964

    Phone number: 01206 873372

  • Biomedial Sciences Institute

    The Essex Biomedical Sciences Institute (EBSI) was established to promote research inthe m... More
  • Lakeside Theatre - a university theatre for the 21...

    The Lakeside Theatre project will extended and renovate the 217 seat theatre to include fu... More
  • Care-leavers - Pathways into Higher Education

    The 'Pathways for Care-leavers into higher education' project will work to improve the edu... More
  • Swim Park Essex

    The University of Essex cares passionately about providing excellent sports and leisure fa... More