We’re offering the chance for prospective postgraduate students to come along to our upcoming
open days. You'll be able to view our campuses, take a look at accommodation
and get a feel for the University.
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.
Can't make it?
If you can't make it to an event, you can immerse yourself in our virtual
tours and videos to get an idea of what life is like at Essex, and watch the talks below for more information:
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.
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.