Essex Business School, the largest department at Essex, has
been ranked in the top 40 for research quality out of more than 100 business schools
in the national Research Excellence Framework (REF) of 2014.
We go beyond the basics of a business education. We embed bespoke
career development into your undergraduate or
postgraduate course from day one, equip you with the skills
to research and question, and nurture your desire to leverage new ideas so
that you can respond creatively to whatever the future holds.
If you have the drive and determination to make a difference, we ensure that
your voice will be heard. Our collaborative environment empowers you to take
control of your career in business and create ideas, products and services with
real value. We combine a rigorous education with real-life situations. Your learning
is supported by a range of business engagement opportunities, including internships,
so that you explore and understand how global business operates and have the
confidence to challenge the status quo.
- A global community of staff and students
- More than two-thirds of our research is rated ‘world leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’ (REF 2014)
- Flexible degree programmes with a wide choice of modules
- A focus on sustainability and ethical business practices
- Study abroad as part of your course
Our undergraduate courses offer you a flexible, modular course structure, teaching
based on cutting-edge research and a truly global outlook for the modern business age. Learn from experts with
both academic and private sector experience.
We offer a wide range of specialist postgraduate courses, including Masters, PhD and MBA.
Join our postgraduate community of more than 350 students and learn from and be supervised by our team of world-leading academics.
Our new building
Our new building at our Colchester Campus will open in summer 2015. You'll benefit from
state-of-the-art facilities, a stimulating learning environment, innovative social spaces and dedicated office space for student entrepreneurs.