Excellence in research
We're one of the leading research-intensive universities in the UK.
Our researchers are daring, visionary thinkers; people who are constantly asking difficult questions.
Our research is shaping thinking, and influencing policy.
Our research success in 2014-15
The Essex Research Facilities website is a useful guide to all our excellent research facilities
and the many other services and support that external organisations may want to use or hire.
Funding and training
Our Doctoral Training Centres offer PhD funding and skills training in a wide range
of subject areas. You'll gain the skills and knowledge to tackle important issues facing the world today.