About University of Essex

The University of Essex was established in 1964, located in the city of Colchester (a modern, vibrant, and beautiful city just under an hour's train ride from the center of London) and is one of the leading universities for research and teaching in the United Kingdom. In recent national assessments, Essex consistently ranks within the top 30 universities in the UK and regularly receives high rankings in government assessments of teaching quality.

Essex is renowned for its research-oriented programs, economics, and sociology. With its long-standing history and excellent quality of education, Essex has become an ideal choice for many students seeking to experience the British education style.

  • Ranked as one of the top 27 universities in the UK according to The Complete University Guide 2022.

  • Among the top 20% for research quality based on the assessment of the Research Excellence Framework.

  • Awarded "University of the Year" at The Times Higher Education Awards 2018.

  • Listed as one of the top 30 universities in the UK according to The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019.

  • Received a 'Gold' rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF).

  • 22% of the university's research output is rated as 4*, indicating world-leading originality and significance.

  • Ranked 42nd among UK universities according to The Guardian University Guide 2023.

  • Awarded "University of the Year" at The Times Higher Education Awards 2018.



Public university

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Wivenhoe Park, Colchester CO4 3SQ, UK

“Thought the harder, heart the keener”

Concordia - Essex Program

Year-1: Business Management (Blended)

  1. Research and Academic Writing

  2. Business Environment

  3. Introduction to Business Communication

  4. Introduction to Quantitative Methods

  5. Introduction to Business Functions

  6. Introduction to Finance

  7. Human Resource Management

  8. Project Management

  9. Strategic Marketing

  10. Accounting for Managers

Year-2: Business Management (Blended/Campus)

  1. Organizational Leadership and Human Capital Management

  2. Corporate Research Thesis

  3. Business Process Optimization

  4. Corporate Finance Analysis

  5. Sustainable Business Practices

  6. Strategic HRM and Talent Development


Bachelor Degree


    1. Diploma - Concordia

    2. Higher Diploma - Concordia

    3. Bachelor's degree - Essex University


    1. Organizational Analysis - Stanford University

    2. Financial Markets - Yale University