We are an internationally-recognised leading centre in
psychoanalytic studies, including Jungian/post-Jungian studies,
organisational dynamics and refugee care.
Our students come from a variety of professional backgrounds, both clinical
and academic, and are taught by senior clinicians and world-class scholars. Our
Centre provides an outstanding, research-led education through our distinctive
undergraduate and postgraduate
courses, and our work on the role of the unconscious mind in mental health,
culture and society is internationally-recognised.
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What makes us unique?
- 94% student satisfaction rate (NSS 2014)
- 80% of our undergraduates have found graduate level study or
- Ranked in the top ten in the UK for research (REF 2014)
- Strong links with the local National Health Service, education
and care services and professional institutions
Our world-class research demonstrates how we foster creative and new ways of looking at the role of the unconscious mind in mental health, culture and society.
Welcome to all new students who will be joining our University community. Our welcome information provides important pre-arrival updates and
will help you settle in to your new life at Essex.
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publications and conferences, as well as the activities of our staff and students.