Stay ahead in the academic writing arena

Writing is an integral part of academic life. As a professor, writing a publication-worthy research paper is important to your career prospects. As a student, writing an impressive thesis,dissertation, or essay takes you one step closer to your academic goal. While content is of prime importance in academic writing, the language and style you use can play a major role in helping you reach your goal. Good language will help you stand out, while poor English can cause unnecessary rejections. How do you ensure you stay ahead?We can help! Our academic editing and proofreading services are designed to help you address the specific roadblocks you come across when putting together a well-written scholarly document.

Specialized academic editing and proofreading services

Our academic editors are experts in their respective disciplines, having edited over 280,000 manuscripts across 515 disciplines. Drawing on over 12 years of editing expertise, we consistently help academics finalize documents that showcase flawless English and adhere to the highest standards of academic writing. We specialize in a range of academic editing services for ESL authors:

  • ESL academic editing and proofreading
  • Dissertation editing and proofreading
  • Thesis editing and proofreading
  • Essay editing and proofreading

Our best-practice-based model for academic editing services

Our academic editing service is built on a best-practice-based-model and led by professional editors who are experts in their fields. Here’s how it works:

Academic English Editing Process step 1
We match your document to a highly qualified academic editor from your subject area.

Our professional academic editors work within 20 subject-specialized Centers of Excellence. They have written academic papers, dissertations, and theses themselves and/or have served as professors and visiting faculty. When we select an editor, we look for an expert who is well-versed with your subject-area conventions and styles.

Academic English Editing Process step 2
Your academic editor focuses on editing the following key aspects of your document, without altering its content and meaning:
  • Academic tone, conventions, and style
  • Clarity, presentation, and logic*
  • Flow and coherence*
  • Grammar and language
  • Sentence structure
  • Paragraph structure*
  • Word choice, repetition, and wordiness
  • Spelling and punctuation
  • Typographical errors
  • Formatting and referencing
  • *Part of our Premium Editing service
Academic English Editing Process step 3
Once your document is edited and delivered to you, you review it and get back to your editor with any doubts or questions.

Even after your document has been edited, your editor will remain accessible to you. If you have any questions or require assistance with revising your text+, simply contact us and we’ll have your editor work with you once again.

+Second and subsequent rounds of editing are eligible for a discount under Advanced Editing and are available free under Premium Editing.

Need editorial help for specific aspects of an academic paper?

We understand that you may have some specific academic editing needs. That’s why we offer you three different editing services to choose from:

  • Advanced Editing Services

    Advanced Editing

    If you are confident about the organization of your document but would like us to check the language thoroughly, go for this level.

  • Premium Editing Services

    Premium Editing

    Choose this service if you would like a thorough check for language, the overall structure, clarity, flow, logic, and coherence of your document.This service also includes free re-editing support for 365 days.

  • Premium Editing PLUS Services

    Premium Editing PLUS

    Use Premium Editing PLUS when you need an expert for both communication with journal editors and accurate manuscript revisions.This service includes journal response letter editing. Your editor will also edit your response to reviewers and crosscheck it with the revised manuscript.

Academic proofreading services are included for all academic editing services. Your academic editor will proofread your manuscript after every round of editing.

maximize the impact of your research

select a journal-focused English editing service.

You get 100% quality and confidentiality assurance with all our online English editing and proofreading services!