Students Staff

Resources for teachers at international schools

Essex works with schools all around the world. We welcome visits on to campus, provide sessions - whether visiting or remotely, and support teachers, advisors and counsellors with the application process.

If you'd like more information or would like to invite us to attend one of your events please email if your school is based in the EU or for schools outside the EU.

Reference writing

  • Reference writing guide

    Adobe PDF File

    A guide for teachers and university counsellors responsible for writing references.

Fees and funding

Resources for your students

Online mentoring and virtual sessions

We work with the 100mentors platform to provide free online mentoring sessions for students. Students can sign up and speak to one of our mentors about their university application.

Video shorts for some of our popular subjects

A great introduction to degree programmes. Show your students what is involved when studying their favourite subjects at university.

Meet our students

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Hear about the student experience from some of our international students. Students come to Essex to join our thriving global community from over 130 different countries.

Visits to your country

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Our international team regularly attend events around the world, such as education exhibitions as well as private visits. Find out if we have any visits planned to your country.

Discover Essex

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Discover the beautiful county of Essex, our countryside and seaside locations, and our extensive campus facilities, set across Colchester, Southend and Loughton.

Find a course

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Help your students find their perfect course. At Essex we have a range of interdisciplinary study opportunities, industry placement years, and study abroad options.