Our specialised research centres focus on research that makes an impact, both within the University and the wider community.
We carry out world-leading, theoretically-informed research which is founded on a combination of six disciplines.
Watch some recently commissioned movies about the research across our discipline areas.
Throughout our research and teaching portfolios, we seek to harness our knowledge and resources for the benefit of wider society.
Putting social responsibility at the heart of our teaching and learning.
We're committed to addressing some of the major social, economic and political challenges that face the UK and the world.
Schools and colleges
We offer support for secondary schools interested in social sciences and adults who are interested in returning to education.
Past students have found themselves in a wide range of sectors including business, the arts and third sectors organisations.
If you're interested in finding out more about the School of Social Sciences, contact us by email, telephone or one of our social media channels.