Fees and scholarships
Apply for a PhD studentship for your doctoral study funded by the
Consortium for Humanities and the Arts South-East England (CHASE) and the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC).
Fees for undergraduate and Masters courses can be found in our course finder.
Alumni discount for postgraduate fees
If you are applying for a postgraduate course, and have previously studied at Essex, you could be eligible for our Alumni Loyalty Discount
on the first year of your postgraduate tuition fees.
We offer many funding opportunities to support both undergraduate and postgraduate students. Please note that most funding
deadlines are from January to July, and you will need to have an offer of admission from our University in order to apply for a scholarship.
We offer scholarships and bursaries to support talented undergraduates,
which have been developed to ensure we remain accessible to all our students with the potential to succeed, regardless of
their financial circumstances.
Find a scholarship
Search our Scholarship Finder to see the funding we have for you.
Our range of scholarships and bursaries to support talented students ensure we remain accessible to all with the potential
to succeed, regardless of financial circumstances.
We offer scholarships and bursaries to talented postgraduates, ranging from
research council studentships and University of Essex scholarships to awards
funded by charities and other external organisations.
Three-quarters of our research is rated 'world leading' or 'internationally excellent' (REF 2014). We do both creative
and critical work across genres and media forms using a distinctly comparative approach.