Essex Business School, the largest department of the University of Essex, has been ranked
as a top 20 school for research power out of over 100 UK business schools in the national
Research Excellence Framework (REF) of 2014.
At Essex Business School, we go beyond the basics of a business
education. We embed bespoke
career development into your
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
- 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.