University of Essex

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We’re proud to be Gold rated in the Teaching Excellence Framework 2017 and ranked in the top 30 in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide. We're also in the top 25 for research quality in the Good University Guide and top 15 for the sixth year running in The National Student Survey for overall student satisfaction (2018, overall student satisfaction, English mainstream universities*).


Qualifications offered


> Accountancy & Finance PGDip, MSc, MRes, PhD

> Biological Sciences MSc, MPhil, PhD

> Business & Administration PGDip, MA, MSc, MBA, MRes, PhD

> Computing & IT MSc, MPhil, PhD

> Engineering & Technology MSc, PhD

> Humanities MA, MSc, MPhil, PhD
> Languages & related disciplines MA, MRes, MPhil, PhD

> Law MA, LLM, PhD

> Management MA, MSc, PhD

> Mathematics & Sciences PGDip, MPhil, PhD

> Medicine & Dentistry MSc > Physical Sciences MSc, MPhil, PhD
> Social Sciences PGCert, MA, MSc, MPhil, PhD  


Postgraduate study modes

> Full-time, 12 months

> Part-time

> Distance Learning


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About University of Essex

Be a postgraduate at University of the Year 2019.

The world's most pressing problems have no regard for disciplinary boundaries, and at Essex we encourage a broader view and an interdisciplinary approach. We encourage our students to get involved with departmental research. From speaking at conferences to working as a lab assistant, there are plenty of opportunities for you to make your mark while gaining valuable experience for your career.

Masters with Professional Placements - we’re giving you a unique opportunity to gain professional work experience within an external business or organisation of your choice, as part of a two year Masters degree at Essex.

You can choose from five of our carefully selected Masters with Professional Placements courses. Each course is an opportunity to put taught skills into practise and develop a network of industry professionals. Your placement is a sought-after contribution to your employability, giving you the tools employers look for in skilled graduates.

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