University of Essex
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The University of Essex encourages both students and staff to push boundaries and explore new ways of thinking. It was placed in the top 20 universities for international outlook by Times Higher Education, and 140 countries are represented in its student body.
What are the Liberal Arts and why should you study them at the University of Essex? This short guide gives an overview of the development of the Liberal Arts as people made the transition from being subjects of monarchs to free citizens, able to think for themselves. But beyond the intellectual, it shows that the Liberal Arts give you an education for life itself.