The College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences is a vibrant, diverse and inspiring community.

We span 11 Academic Schools and are committed to excellence in teaching and research.


We provide a rich and rewarding educational experience and our graduates are in high demand.

Research and innovation

Our research is informing policy and practice, leading debate and shaping the world we all live in.

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We are ranked 5th in the UK for the quality of our research and 2nd nationally for the impact of our research.