Learning and teaching
"Welcome to the Faculty of Science and Health. We are proud of
our unique mix of staff, students and research expertise, with
interdisciplinarity at the heart of everything we do.
Our faculty experience is genuinely international, with students and
academic staff from all six continents.
We provide a research-led education, developing the technologically
literate and highly skilled scientists and leaders of the future.
More than 250 academic staff in our faculty conduct
internationally-recognised (REF 2014) research across an interconnected
spectrum of areas. With an extensive portfolio of funding from the major
bodies in the UK and Europe, and collaborations within the UK and across
the world, their work is actively addressing the pressing needs of the
world today and for the future."
A message from our Executive Dean Professor Graham Underwood
Funding your studies
There are a number of sources of funding and help available to UK, EU and
international students that you may be eligible for.
More detailed information is available on the Student Finance Section of
the website for
Undergraduate Support and
Employability and Skills
Studying at Essex will equip you with valuable skills for now and in the
future. Throughout your course you will apply what you have learned to
Take a look at what our recent, and not so
recent, graduates are doing now.