PG Research Finder
Use our Research Finder to find the right PhD or supervisor for you. PhD study at Essex lets you investigate
your topic in depth, develop new skills, enhance your professional development and build networks.
Choosing to be a postgraduate student at Essex is one of the few
decisions in life that's black and white. Our research degrees and our
culture of world-class research provides an outstanding and supportive
environment in which to undertake your research study.
Doctoral support and training
Our unique doctoral training scheme, Proficio,
enables our research students to acquire a set of specialist professional skills
and helps them to manage their career development.
We are committed to excellence in research and excellence in education. Join
us as a staff member and you'll be joining a top-ranking research-intensive
university, with one of the most internationally diverse campuses in the UK.
Working in partnership
Our wealth of research expertise is helping to drive business forward.
Working in partnership, through our world-leading research we're providing
professional consultancy and hands-on operational support to businesses, from
start-ups to multinationals.
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.
Proficio is our innovative doctoral training scheme. Our University gives you funding to spend on
a variety of courses, from research skills to personal development and career management.
Work with us
Our wealth of expertise is driving business forward. Work with us through our range of consultancy and
knowledge-sharing services. Explore new opportunities in cutting-edge areas, from big data to environmental sustainability.