Study with us
We are a lively department and by coming to study with us you will join our
multicultural community. Our team of staff are as cosmopolitan as the student
body, with many people coming from all over the world to study, research or work
at Essex. We have a reputation for being a lively, enjoyable and stimulating
The lecturers…have been utterly phenomenal. (Comment from one of our
students in the Student Satisfaction Survey)
You don't have to have studied economics before to take one of our
undergraduate courses. We also have courses that don't require you to study
mathematics to an advanced level, but you have the option if you want to.
The diverse research interests of our staff mean we offer a wide selection of
applied and theoretical economic topics across all our provision.
Book a place at one of our open days to see for yourself what we offer.
Academic and support staff will be available to answer your questions,
while a campus tour with our current students allows you to view our
facilities and accommodation.
Find a scholarship
Use our scholarship finder to find the right funding for you. Scholarships and
bursaries are available to support talented students, ensuring we remain
accessible to all with the potential to succeed, regardless of your financial circumstances.
Our undergraduate and postgraduate prospectuses are available online to view
and to download, or you can order a copy to be posted to your home address. We also have iPhone, Android and Kindle
versions for you to read.