European studies

Impatient to delve into debates of Europe's future?

European studies

You’re fascinated by European Culture.

Impatient to learn what makes Europe the complex continent we know it as today? You have a thirst for knowledge of all things European, from history and politics to sociology and literature. You have a passion for travel and would love to spend a part of your degree studying a modern language.

There has never been a more crucial time to study Europe. At Essex, you’ll delve into debates of Europe’s future, explore the diverse landscape and immerse yourself into European culture. Visit our department page to learn more about our faculty, research opportunities, and the diverse array of courses we offer that can enrich your experience at Essex.

Why study here?
  • You are taught by a team of international experts in a range of subjects.
  • Each of our courses enables you to study abroad at an excellent European university of your choice.
  • You have the opportunity to study one or more modern European languages as part of your degree.
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