University of Essex

#289
Most Influential School

University in Essex, United Kingdom

About University of Essex

According to Wikipedia, The University of Essex is a public research university in Essex, England. Established in 1963, welcomed students in 1964, and acquired university status by royal charter in 1965 - the university is a plate glass university. Essex's shield consists of the ancient arms attributed to the Kingdom of Essex, and the motto, "Thought the harder, heart the keener", is adapted from the Anglo-Saxon poem The Battle of Maldon.

What Is University of Essex Known For?

University of Essex is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

University of Essex's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are University of Essex's Most Influential Alumni?

University of Essex's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Sociology, Economics, and Philosophy. Here are some of University of Essex's most famous alumni:

Michael Foley
A British academic.
Marianne Majerus
Marianne Majerus
A Photographer.
Oussama Mellouli
Oussama Mellouli
A Tunisian swimmer.
Raymond Taras
A Canadian university teacher.
André Lefevere
A Belgian translator and linguist.
Nike Oshinowo
Nike Oshinowo
A Nigerian beauty pageant contestant.
Nick Broomfield
Nick Broomfield
A British film director.
Stephen Ball
A Sociologist.
Óscar Arias
A President of Costa Rica.
Bencie Woll
A British sign language specialist.
Nick Margerrison
A British radio personality.
Clive Sinclair
A British writer.