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covid-19 events update

as part of our enhanced protection measures surrounding covid-19, from monday 16 march we suspended all university public events and gatherings, including our schools engagement work, to limit the impact of covid-19 (coronavirus) on our community. our virtual open days have now finished for the year, we will be announcing our open day plans for next year early in spring 2021.


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our programme of virtual applicant days will give you a deeper insight into your department and life at essex, so book your place now!

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