PG Support Scheme
If you're studying a Masters with us in 2014-15, you could benefit from two new novel approaches to postgraduate funding we're trialling. Apply for our
Postgraduate Support Scheme by 31 July 2014.
Philosophy at Essex is internationally recognised for its unique combination of
Anglo-American and European continental philosophy.
We have strong expertise
in critical theory, phenomenology and classical German philosophy, and are
committed to fostering a variety of philosophical approaches, as well as to
developing links with other disciplines.
- £300 equipment bursary if you select us as your first firm UCAS choice by 27 June
- 97 per cent student satisfaction (NSS 2012), ranked fifth in England
- Top ten in The Guardian University Guide 2010, 2011 and 2013
- Top ten for philosophy research departments in the UK and a leading centre for continental philosophy
Undergraduate study in philosophy at Essex offers a unique combination of analytic Anglo-American and European continental
We are internationally recognised as a leading centre of postgraduate study in philosophy, both at Masters and PhD level.
Essex Autonomy Project
The Essex Autonomy Project aims to clarify the idea of self-determination as a guide for policy makers and frontline professionals dealing with the complexities of vulnerable
individuals and their capacity to make decisions for themselves.