We offer a wide range of
masters courses that combine theoretical learning and practical skills.
Hear from some of our masters students in this
Our Department of Government is
a leading international institution in many areas of politics. We are
strongly committed to a study of politics that is broad in scope,
rigorous in approach and open to new ideas.
Whether you are studying, undertaking research or working in the
Department, you will be part of a world-leading, culturally diverse
community that prides itself on the quality of its research and
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As part of our Research Discovery vodcast series,
leading political commentator, Professor Anthony King, explains how he came to Essex and talks about his passion for politics.
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