Freelance Writer - Academic

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Academic Knowledge


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Want to work from home with a flexible lifestyle while making money? Academic Knowledge might be the place you’re looking for! We are pleased to announce we are looking to add academic writers to our team for a number of freelance writing jobs.

Freelance academic writing offers you the opportunity to earn while you expand your own knowledge and help others learn about your area of expertise.

As a freelance academic writer with us you’ll have the opportunity to work on a wide variety of projects including model essays, questions, examples, dissertations, reports, presentations, and other academic based tasks.

We are based in the UK and support you though each of your writing tasks. We offer essay writing services to students based around the world designed to help them further their studies. You’ll be able to work your own chosen hours and decide how much work you take on in a month and we offer some of the best fees around.

Some subjects do require specialist knowledge. If you want to find out more about some of our subject specific positions check out our freelance academic writing jobs by subject.


We require all researchers to have received a degree from a recognised university to at least 2:1 level. If you are qualified above this, particularly with post-graduate qualifications, then we encourage you to apply! Our dissertation writing services always need talented academic writers to provide high quality, well researched pieces of work, at both undergraduate and Masters levels.

To be eligible to apply for any vacancy you must have:

  1. A minimum of a 2:1 undergraduate degree or equivalent (60%+)
  2. Excellent written English skills


As this role is freelance, the earnings are based upon the hours worked, the standard of work completed and the number of words written each day. You can use the calculator to gain an idea of the rates of pay we are able to obtain for you.

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