Our courses combine a friendly, supportive atmosphere with challenging and stimulating programmes of study which build on our expertise, research strengths and areas of specialism. We also have an outstanding, internationally recognised research reputation and we integrate this vibrant research activity into our teaching, ensuring you will leave your studies with the most up-to-date knowledge in the field.


We are ranked 2nd in the UK for sociology in the National Student Survey 2022.


The Department received an overall satisfaction score of 94.6% in the National Student Survey 2022.