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With research at our heart, our academics are often in the news discussing their latest findings or commenting on current issues. We also run a thriving programme of seminars, conferences, courses and arts events.

A year of success at Essex

What we offer

  • Busy programme of events
  • Help and support for journalists
  • Arts events at all three campuses
  • Departmental seminars and events
  • International conferences
    throughout the year

Arts events


We have theatres at each of our three campuses and a whole range of activities taking place for you to enjoy or get involved in, including student productions and performances by professional touring companies.

Media information

Media information

Our Communications Office can help journalists access the expertise of our academics. Our world-class rating for research excellence means we can provide knowledge across the social sciences, science and health, and humanities.

Essex Daily

Our Essex Daily news pages keep you up to date with all the latest news and events at Essex. From there you can also subscribe to our Essex Weekly newsletter.