Our services for you
We offer a huge range of services to support your business or
organisation. At both our Colchester and Southend campuses we provide
training courses, support, advice and the chance to work with leading
academics. We also deliver innovative facilities for meetings, creative
workshops and team-building. We welcome the opportunity to collaborate on
projects and our Research and Enterprise Office can
support you to access our expertise.
Our services for your business
Working with our experts
Knowledge Exchange Partnerships and our collaborative research projects
offer you the chance to work with our leading
academics. You can find out about the interests of our academics in our
Directory of Experts.
Courses and training
We offer a huge range of short and CPD courses
covering business and management, law, health care and many other areas. We
also organise special one-off workshops.
Our academics can bring real insight to your project through
consultancy, and we have experience of
working with local firms through to multinationals.
Providing internships will let you
work with our talented students who can bring a new perspective to a
Our facilities for your business
based at our Colchester Campus, offers comprehensive
printing services to business clients.
Our purpose-built Business Hub in
Southend offers you and your organisation a wide range of support services
aimed at sustaining and growing your business.
Business Incubation Centre
Our Business Incubation Centre supports start-up
companies and growing businesses. BIC provides office accommodation in the
centre of Southend and companies can access support and guidance from
business development experts and academics specialising in entrepreneurship
Encourage your creative thinking and develop new ideas within your
business by visiting our iLabs at our
Colchester and Southend campuses.
Conferences, meetings and events
Venue Essex offers you a wide choice
of venues at our Colchester and Southend campuses, from modern meeting rooms
to large lecture halls. Our Conference Office,
at our Colchester Campus delivers conference facilities, accommodation and
related services to meet your exact needs.
Unique hotel and business venue
Wivenhoe House at our
Colchester Campus will soon provide a unique venue for business events after
being luxuriously restored to become the home of the Edge Hotel School –
providing work-based education for hospitality leaders of the future.
Other services to help you
Busy working parents can take advantage of our Day Nursery at our Colchester Campus which offers excellent
facilities and is committed to providing a safe, secure and stimulating
environment for children between three months and five years.
If you are visiting our Colchester Campus for business, conferences or
simply live nearby, you can take advantage of our Sports
Centre, featuring extensive indoor and outdoor
facilities including a brand new state-of-the-art gym.