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School of Social Sciences

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Welcome to the School of Social Sciences

Students enjoy an inclusive, vibrant and exciting environment here. We're a large School, but we have a strong sense of community and research-led teaching and learning.

We are proud to offer undergraduate, postgraduate and research opportunities across eight subject areas:

The University of Manchester is ranked in the top ten in the UK for social science courses 

QS and Times Higher Education / World University Rankings 2019

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