20 February - 3 March 2017
Explore your options for postgraduate study with two weeks of events both online and at our Colchester Campus.
- Find out about studying at Essex.
- Learn about finance and funding options.
- Speak to academics.
Postgraduate study at Essex
Watch our introductory talks
This new set of videos for 2017 gives you the very latest information on postgraduate study and funding.
Welcome to Essex
Becky gives you an overview of what postgraduate study and life at Essex is like.
Funding at Essex
Rosanna and Hannah talk you through postgraduate funding and scholarships at Essex.
Dr Luke Blaxill from the Alternative Guide to Postgraduate Funding talks about other sources of finance.
Read more about funding options
Get your questions answered in an online Q&A
- Art history - live chat (27 February, 3pm)
- Biological sciences - drop-in session (21 February, 5pm)
- Business - Masters taster session (2 March, 3pm)
- Business - live chat (2 March, 2pm)
- Business - Facebook Live Q&A with a Masters student (2 March, 4:30pm)
- Computer science and electronic engineering - talks and drop-in session (28 February, 2pm)
- Language and linguistics - drop-in session (23 February, 2pm)
- Language and linguistics - live chat (1 March, 2pm)
- Law - live chat (1 March, 10am)
- Law - talk and Q&A (1 March, 11.30am)
- Literature, film, theatre studies, and creative writing - drop-in session (3 March, 1pm)
- Mathematical sciences - postgraduate study and careers day (11 March, 10am)
- Nursing - live chat (27 February, 12pm)
- Philosophy - drop-in session (28 February, 4pm)
- Psychology - live chat (1 March, 11am)
- Sociology - seminar and postgraduate study Q&A (1 March, 1pm)
More events are being added to the schedule regularly, so keep checking back.
Get in touch
Can't make an event? Got more questions about our courses or life at Essex? Drop us a line on firstname.lastname@example.org
We're also happy to arrange a campus tour for you guided by a current Essex student
so you can get to know our campuses.
If you can't make it to our campus, why not immerse yourself in our
virtual tours and videos to get an idea
of what life is like at Essex.
Find a course
Search our courses and find the right course for you. At Essex you can show your academic potential in a research-intensive
environment, and develop the knowledge and skills required for a successful career.
As a postgraduate at Essex, you'll be at the heart of our internationally acclaimed research
community. We have a range of inspiring courses which develop your skills, experience and employability.
Essex ranks in the top 20 UK universities for research excellence and the top five for social science research (REF 2014).
Our politics research has been first in the UK since rankings began in 1986.
Find a scholarship
Search our Scholarship Finder to see the funding opportunities available to you. We offer
a wide range of scholarships and bursaries to make sure everyone with the potential can succeed.