Psychoanalytic Studies at University of Essex

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Psychoanalytic Studies

How has the notion of 'Freudian unconscious' shaped Western culture and been transmitted around the world? How does the unconscious affect us individually and socially? The MA Psychoanalytic Studies course at the University of Essex will give you a unique and fascinating way of exploring how the unconscious affects both individuals and societies and cultures.

Important facts of Psychoanalytic Studies

Courses include:

  • Reading Freud
  • Psychoanalytic Theory
  • Clinical and Critical: Contemporary Dialogues in Psychoanalytic Theory
  • The Psychic Life of Gender
  • Psychoanalytic Epistemology
  • Psychoanalysis: Controversies and Contexts

Fulltime duration:
12 months

Study start date:
2024-10-03 (Every year in October)

Application deadline:
2024-07-01 (Every year in July)

Tuition fees:

  • GBP 21700 /year (international)
  • GBP 10000 /year (national)


  • Psychology
  • Clinical Psychology
University of Essex

University of Essex

Colchester, United Kingdom

Home to the curious, brave, and bold. We’re a university where curiosity prevails, and where exploring new ways of thinking and pushing boundaries, isn’t just encouraged, it’s expected. We’re about people who love to learn how, but want to challenge why.