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Local Colleges and the University of Essex

Southend Colleges

Southend Adult Community College


  • Personal development courses.
  • Vocational courses
  • Skills For Life
  • Apprenticeships.

Located: Ambleside Drive, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS1 2UP

Phone: 01702 445700

For more information please visit their website.

South Essex College


  • a-level courses
  • BTEC courses
  • Apprenticeships
  • adult courses
  • Higher Education courses.

Located: Luker Road, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS1 1ND

Phone: 0845 52 12345

For more information please visit their website.

University of Essex

Three academic departments run courses from the Southend Campus:

  • East 15 Acting School
  • The Department of Health and Human Sciences
  • The School of Entrepreneurship and Business.


  • rehearsal studios with panoramic sea views
  • high-tech medical skills labs
  • modern lecture rooms
  • brand new Student’s Union
  • Business Hub
  • Evolve Gym 

Location: Southend Campus, Elmer Approach, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 1LW

Phone: 01702 328200

For more information please visit their website.

Page last updated: 22/10/2019