University of Essex Departments

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University of Essex Departments

University of Essex Departments

Departments and Schools

University of Essex

Departments and schools

Our departments and schools are central to our outstanding reputation for high-quality research. In the latest Research Excellence Framework we came top 20 in the UK for research excellence (REF 2014), with many of our schools and departments confirmed as amongst the best in the country. Teaching in our schools and departments is student-focused and informed by our cutting-edge research. We also provide a home to the UK Data Archive – curator of the country’s largest collection of digital data in the social sciences and humanities.

Our faculties

Our three faculties oversee teaching, academic development and research in our schools and departments, while developing strong partnerships with business and industry

Our centres and institutes

Our centres and institutes provide a focus for academics to collaborate on key issues and research.

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