We offer undergraduate and taught master's degrees, research programmes, professional programmes and short courses.


Our research is interdisciplinary, innovative and has impact. We are committed to theoretically informed research with a clear policy focus.

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About us

We take an interdisciplinary approach to the Social Sciences making a dynamic and engaging teaching and research environment.

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Our research is arranged around themes that demonstrate our interdisciplinary and inter-institutional collaborations.

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We are proud of our record of impacting upon public debate, policy development and practice based innovations.


State of the Campus, 2015

Students tackle issues close to the heart in State of the Campus project

5 October 2015

For a number of years the School of Sciences has run the ‘State of the Campus’ research project in the first week of term for returning second year students.

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Open Days and visits

Find out what it's like to study here by coming to one of our Open Days.