Students Staff

Resources for current students

Employability advice

Our Careers Centre

Our Employability and Careers Centre helps you develop the skills for a successful career. Our friendly staff and excellent resources help you to make informed career choices and to enter your chosen field.

Ask us a question

You can get in contact via our email enquiry form if you have any questions regarding your course.




Research resources

Postgraduate milestones

Costume catalogue

DVD collection

Our Centre for Film and Screen Media has an extensive DVD collection housed in our Department's general office. Students and staff can borrow up to two DVDs at a time on a short loan up to a maximum period of a week, if the DVD is not needed for teaching or use by other students.

DVDs can be borrowed and returned between 10.00am-4.00pm. Borrowers may be charged 50p per day for late return of items.

Useful links

Social media

News and events

News and events

Check out our news and events section for the latest information about publications, research excellence, awards and achievements by our staff and students.

Study abroad

Study Abroad

We make it possible for you to undertake study abroad, either during your Essex course or by attending Essex whilst you are studying elsewhere. You will find study abroad extremely worthwhile and enjoyable, both socially and educationally.

Our academic staff

Our academic staff

Our academic staff are internationally recognised for their expertise across literature, film, creative writing and drama. Find out more by reading their staff profiles.

Doctoral training


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.