Our brand new Postgraduate Certificate will show you how to start your own venture, develop skills to support the creation of
new products, services and novel business models, how to raise funds and learn strategies for innovative growth – with a fully funded exclusive offer for Essex graduates!
We have an outstanding
international reputation for research
excellence in economic, financial and social environments, with
staff from across the world teaching our students, the business
leaders of the future.
Rated 91% overall satisfaction (NSS 2013) and 2nd
overall in the UK in the accounting and finance subject
area, students receive a business education based on the
latest international research, applying social science
expertise and critical thinking to business courses, and
extensive collaborations with local, national and
international organisations. Answering the
questions being asked today, and anticipating the issues
of tomorrow, our
postgraduate courses give our students the knowledge
and skills to respond effectively to complex issues,
ensuring future success.
We would also like to announce the
appointment of our new Director, Dr Gwyn Jones.
Current research includes
- Assessing the Evidence for the Common Perceptions of Older
- The Future of our Food: Resilience, Security and Justice in a
- Peer Groups as Performance Benchmarks in UK Executive Pay
- Developing and Implementing New Bootstrap Methods for the
Econometric Analysis of Financial and Macroeconomic Time Series
News and events
Check out our news and events section for the latest information about
publications, research excellence, awards and achievements by our staff and students.
Our new home
Our new building is a groundbreaking development, championing sustainable design and featuring a winter
garden, a variety of innovative learning and teaching spaces and vibrant social spaces. It is due to be completed in mid-2014.
We proudly participate in the Principles of Responsible Management Education (PRME) initiative and our PRME report
shows how we embed sustainability and responsibility throughout our education and research activities.