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Health

We have a reputation for being at the forefront of training high-quality healthcare professionals.

Health
Not all superheroes wear capes.

Look up the definition of a superhero, and you’ll see that it’s someone exceptionally skilful, brave and successful at helping others.  Think that could be you?  Then studying a healthcare course with us could be your first step to starting a career as a professional superhero.

When you choose to study with us, you'll gain more than just a qualification.  You'll be part of our learning community, and we've got plenty to offer.  Check out our facilities, and find out more about the School of Health and Social Care here.

Why study here?
  • Gain a degree-level qualification and advance your knowledge of healthcare.
  • Our range of up-to-date training is delivered by experts on the latest industry developments.
  • Our staff are multi-professional and have both clinical and academic credibility.

Interested in an apprenticeship in healthcare?

Find out more about our apprenticeship opportunities, and read hints and tips for making your application successful.

THE Awards 2018 - Winner University of the Year

A career in healthcare is pretty awesome in our book.  Whether you’re looking to top up your qualifications to progress your current career, or whether you’re looking for a change of direction, we have something for you.

We offer a broad range of learning opportunities that can be adapted to suit your professional needs, including workshops, bespoke learning, credit-bearing modules and degree pathways.

When you choose to study with us, you'll gain more than just a qualification.  You'll be part of our learning community, and we've got plenty to offer.  Check out our facilities, and find out more about the School of Health and Social Care here.

Why study here?
  • We offer both on-site and off-site training to enable you to fit your study around your work and life.
  • Our adaptable, bespoke CPD courses have been created to suit your professional role.
  • Our staff are both academically and clinically qualified, and many are also practising clinicians researching in their own specialist fields.

Interested in the latest on fees and funding for some postgraduate healthcare courses?

You may be aware that Health Education England and the UK Government have recently made changes to the funding of some postgraduate healthcare courses.  Make sure you are up to date by checking out our Health and Social Care funding information.

THE Awards 2018 - Winner University of the Year

Our multidisciplinary research addresses local, national, and international issues relating to health and social care policy and practice.

A research degree from Essex enables you to develop applied research skills and advance practice in your field. Our supportive team has international experience and they work collaboratively with service users and external organisations, giving you access to cutting-edge teaching and research.

Find out more about our portfolio of courses, as well as hints and tips on making your application.

Why study here?
  • Our research is consistently ranked highly for its quality.
  • Financial scholarships are available and include internship opportunities.
  • Many of our research degrees can be flexibly studied over four to seven years.

Do you know about our scholarships and studentships?

Find out more about our university wide funding, and opportunities specifically for Health and Social Care students.

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