Polish your grammar

With the Scribbr Improvement Model, your dissertation editor will make sure your text is clear, correct and consistent.

Are your commas and quotation marks in the right place? We catch every punctuation mistake.

Have you used the right pronouns and prepositions? We check your word choice and suggest transition words to strengthen your structure.

Do your tenses stay consistent and your verbs match their subjects? We fix confusing sentences and help you write more fluently.

Improve your academic style

Academic writing requires a formal tone – we advise on appropriate wording and bring your style up to dissertation level.

It also demands careful formatting – we make sure you consistently follow academic conventions when using numbers, abbreviations and quotations.

If you lack confidence in your written English, let a language expert sharpen your sentences so that your meaning shines through!

Get constructive feedback

Our dissertation editors don’t just proofread – you’ll also receive a personalised feedback letter to help you become a better academic writer.

Your editor will highlight recurring mistakes to watch out for and provide expert tips to improve your writing.

Add-on Proofreading & Editing Services

Structure Check

A strong structure is crucial to a great dissertation. With eight checklists, your editor will check the organisation of your paragraphs, sections and chapters.

They’ll help you reduce repetition and redundancy, improve your headings and titles, and make sure you’ve included the right information in the right places.

Clarity Check

When you’ve spent so long working on your dissertation, it can be hard to step back and assess the clarity of your writing.

With two checklists, your editor will let you know if your argument is logical and easy to follow. They’ll highlight contradictions and help you tell a clear, compelling story.

Reference & Layout Check

As well as dissertation editing, we can help you format your document and sources.
The Reference Check will make sure your citations and reference list are complete, consistent and correctly formatted.

The Layout Check will create a table of contents and list of figures, insert page numbers, and make sure your document looks impeccable.

Fast, simple, affordable

We can proofread your dissertation in 24 hours, three days, or one week – and we guarantee we’ll never miss a deadline.

The process couldn’t be simpler: choose your turnaround time and additional editing services, upload your dissertation, select which pages you want edited, and fill in some details. Then your editor takes over!

Rates start at £0.011 per word, and you can calculate the price instantly – no need to wait for a quote.

UK proofreading editors

Professional dissertation editors available 24/7

We work with over 200 native English-speaking editors based around the world, so there’s always someone ready to take your order.

Our editors have a wide range of academic expertise, and they all go through a rigorous application and training process. Your editor knows exactly what markers want to see in a top-quality dissertation.

Any questions about your edit? Get in touch with our support team by web chat or over the phone.

Best academic proofreading service

More and more students know where to find us. Their happy reviews are the reason we work hard every day!

TW 22 February 2019

Great feedback

Great feedback and accepted almost all the edits he suggested. His editing job enhanced my dissertation proposal and I am very satisfied with the result! Thank you!

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Carlo Bagordo 20 February 2019

Excelent job

Excelent job

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Jiyoung Kyoung 20 February 2019

It was good

It was detailed and good

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Thomas 20 February 2019

Used for academic paper

I used this service for an academic paper and the editing job was very good and professional and helped me to greatly improve the paper.

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little acorn 20 February 2019

Excellent service

Love Scribbr. Great editors and customer service for the price. Everyone is so kind, responsive and friendly. I'd definitely return to this service again.

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Obiageli Sneed 19 February 2019

Scribbr review (dissertation)

The level of feedback that was provided was excellent! Tracey was extremely thorough and consistent with revisions that were made throughout my dissertation. She even provided justification why certain edits were made. I felt that not only did Tracey thoroughly review and edit my dissertation but also provided useful information about writing that I did not know before. Excellent work!

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Sungryoung Jung 19 February 2019

Excellent performance

If you choose Scribbr, you never be disappointed with their performance. It must be a good choice.

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michelle smith 18 February 2019

Tim was prompt and thorough with his…

Tim was prompt and thorough with his proofreading. I will definitely use Tim and scribbr again.

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Mira Kapetanovic 18 February 2019

Excellent and very detailed

Excellent and very detailed. I’m so pleased and will seek out additional services shortly for other documents.

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Mahnaz S 18 February 2019

It was excellent 👌👍

It was excellent 👌👍

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Diana Contreras 18 February 2019

I am very happy about using this…

I am very happy about using this proofreading-service. It gave me the opportunity to submit my manuscript to someone familiar in the field of education, which was exactly what I needed. The delivery of the result was on-time, which I really appreciated. The proof-reader went through the whole manuscript. She not only corrected the mistakes but also gave me a lot of useful tips to correct my writing.

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Iselin Aartun 18 February 2019

Highly recommended!

Highly recommended!

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Daniel Miller 17 February 2019

Absolutely excellent work

Absolutely excellent work! The comments were very useful and it was very impressive to see the level of details that the editor paid attention to. I'm more than satisfied with the results.

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TM 16 February 2019

Great service

Great service

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steve 16 February 2019

I have been so impressed with the…

I have been so impressed with the editors here, and based on my experiences would not hesitate.

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María Guadalupe Ramírez 14 February 2019

Excelente work and very good advices!

Thank you very much, Sabrina. Your comments and recommendations helped me a lot! I will use your advice for the next essays, for sure.

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Richard 14 February 2019

Incredibly fast and detailed

I definitely recommend using Scribbr, since they not only do a profound and detailed correction, but they also work very fast and efficiently.

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Bouba Abakar 14 February 2019


I will use again

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Maria 14 February 2019

I recommend it

I recommend it! they work well and fast. And the tips are very helpful.

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S.P 13 February 2019

Kjære Camilla

Kjære Camilla. Tusen takk for hjelpen. Du er dyktig . Jeg blir glad i dokumentet mitt etter at du har rettet den. Jeg synes hovedpunktene mine kommer bedre fram. Jeg synes dere som jobber på Scribbr er dyktige og ikke minst hyggelig når dere skrive kommentar tilbake. Jeg føler meg ikke dum eller nedvurdert. Stor takk til deg og vil gjerne ha deg igjen.

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Why choose Scribbr?

Experienced and reliable

Our editors have already improved over 25,000 documents, and and we help thousands of students every day with our proofreading services and Knowledge Base articles.

100% satisfaction guarantee

We’re so confident in our proofreading service that, if you’re unhappy with your editor’s work, you get your money back or your document re-edited for free.

Secure and trustworthy

Your documents are uploaded through a secure SSL connection and handled with complete confidentiality.

Outstanding customer service

If you have any doubts before or after placing an order, you can rely on our support team, and you’ll always know who you’re talking to.

Our proofreading rates. No hidden costs.

Price for proofreading 2,000 words

DeadlineProofreading & Editing+ Structure Check+ Clarity Check
1 week£36+ £11.00+ £11.00
72 hours£47£16.60£16.60
24 hours£58+ £22+ £22

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Please contact us

The team is 24/7 available for your questions.

Frequently asked questions

Is the editor an expert in my field of study?

When you place an order, you can specify your field of study and we’ll match you with an editor who has familiarity with this area.

However, our editors are language specialists, not academic experts in your field. Your editor’s job is not to comment on the content of your dissertation, but to improve your language and help you express your ideas as clearly and fluently as possible.

This means that your editor will understand your text well enough to give feedback on its clarity, logic and structure, but not on the accuracy or originality of its content.

Good academic writing should be understandable to a non-expert reader, and we believe that academic editing is a discipline in itself. The research, ideas and arguments are all yours – we’re here to make sure they shine!

Can I contact my editor directly?

You won’t have direct contact with your editor, but if you have questions before, during or after the editing process, you can always contact them via the Scribbr support team. We’ll make sure the editor answers your questions.

The editor will also see full details of your order. If your supervisor has given you specific instructions, if you have language questions for the editor, or if there’s a particular area of concern you’d really like them to focus on, you can include these at the ordering stage and we’ll pass them on.

I have a tight deadline. Can you edit my document in time?

You choose the turnaround time when ordering. We can return your dissertation within 24 hours, 3 days or 1 week. These timescales include weekends and holidays. As soon as you’ve paid, the deadline is set, and we guarantee to meet it! We’ll notify you by text and email when your editor has completed the job.

Very large orders might not be possible to complete in 24 hours. On average, our editors can complete around 13,000 words in a day while maintaining our high quality standards. If your order is longer than this and urgent, contact us to discuss possibilities.

Always leave yourself enough time to check through the document and accept the changes before your submission deadline.

How do I receive my document when the editor has finished proofreading?

After your document has been edited, you will receive an email with a link to download the document.

The editor has made changes to your document using ‘Track Changes’ in Word. This means that you only have to accept or ignore the changes that are made in the text one by one.

It is also possible to accept all changes at once. However, we strongly advise you not to do so for the following reasons:

  • You can learn a lot by looking at the mistakes you made.
  • The editors don’t only change the text – they also place comments when sentences or sometimes even entire paragraphs are unclear. You should read through these comments and take into account your editor’s tips and suggestions.
  • With a final read-through, you can make sure you’re 100% happy with your text before you submit!