Polish your grammar

From commas and quotation marks to pronouns and prepositions, your dissertation editor will make sure your text is clear, correct and consistent.

With the Scribbr Improvement Model, the editor will catch every punctuation mistake, check your word choice and sentence structure, and comment on confusing phrasing to help you write more fluently.

Improve your 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, so 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 personal 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 a tailored Structure Check Report, 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.

What do our customers say?

So far, 1.221 students have rated us on the independent review platform Trustpilot.

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Kevin Chiu 19 April 2019

Lora is fabulous and professional at…

Lora is fabulous and professional at all times! Every time my paper comes back from Scribbr with a face-lift! This is my third highest grade in my studies. Great THANKS to Lora's to gives my paper the much need clarity. She also gives a thorough 'clean up' of the many writing errors that obscure the flow. I particularly love Lora choices of words and her very very wise suggestions. She is fabulous and professional at all times!

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Mohammad 18 April 2019

Excellent

Excellent - Very good job. Next time I want Jack to help me again!

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Steven Taylor 17 April 2019

Scribbr delivers again!

Once again, Aimee did an excellent job editing my work! This is the third time Aimee has edited work for me and each time she has knocked it out of the park. I definitely recommend her, and Scribbr, to those in need of high quality, timely editing services!

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Hall 16 April 2019

Fantastic help indeed

Fantastic help indeed ! Sarah gave great advice and this was extremely helpful! Would use Scribbr again and recommend everyone to use it !

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Academic 16 April 2019

A special thank you to Rebecca!

A special thank you to Rebecca!! Absolutely grateful for so much effort made on the assignment, I have definitely feel so much more confident and its an opportunity of learning to develop English literature as well! x

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Rafael Licursi 16 April 2019

I am very happy with the work done

I am very happy with the work done. The editor was very clear in her suggestions, and almost all of them were pertinent. I definitely consider on hiring Scribbr again.

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ying 15 April 2019

Good service and good team

Good service and good team, will recommend to my friends.

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Kelley 15 April 2019

Quick and transformative

Quick and transformative. I will definately be a returning customer.

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Patrick Gilliam 14 April 2019

I am thoroughly pleased.....

I am thoroughly pleased with the final result. I appreciate the time and effort it took to read through the entire document and correct the mistakes. Based on the comments provided, I gained valuable insight into future assignments. Thank you!

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Jason Smith 14 April 2019

Received it in less than 24 hours

Received it in less than 24 hours, and I much more confident about my final paper!

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Deng 12 April 2019

Very efficient edits at low cost

Very efficient edits at low cost

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Nicklas Benevoli 12 April 2019

Perfect

Would highly recommend!

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Niko 11 April 2019

Flawless service

Flawless service

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Hanna 10 April 2019

Great service!

I can totally recommend Scribbr.

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Gabrielle Ribeiro 10 April 2019

Excelente revisão

Excelente revisão

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Ali 10 April 2019

Was very good experience.

Was very good experience.

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Claudia Tupy 10 April 2019

Excellent job!

Patrick did an excellent job editing my dissertation. I am very satisfied. He gave beneficial comments that will improve my writing. I would want his help again.

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Jackie 10 April 2019

I am glad to have Michelle to do the…

I am glad to have Michelle to do the editing for my essay. It is wonderful to have an editor who shares my faith background, therefore she understood my spiritual journey very well. She read my draft thoroughly and carefully, and gave helpful comments, in addition to correcting my grammatical and punctuation mistakes.

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Zak 9 April 2019

The editor gave me great suggestions on…

The editor gave me great suggestions on how to improve my final paper. The advice that Katharyn gave me went a long way in hitting my targets!

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Ivan Smorkalov 9 April 2019

Great service

Great service. All clear. Proof-ringing done quickly and efficiently.

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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.

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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.

English is not my first language. Can you fix all my mistakes?

Yes! Our editors are all native speakers, and they have lots of experience editing texts written by ESL students. They will make sure your grammar is perfect and point out any sentences that are difficult to understand. They’ll also notice your most common mistakes, and give you personal feedback to improve your writing in English.

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!