Faculty of Social Sciences

Welcome to the Faculty of Social Sciences

Faculty of Social Sciences

Faculty of Social Sciences

The Faculty of Social Sciences is one of the largest and most diverse in Europe, comprising eight major schools.
We are a world leader in research with a team of internationally renowned academics who are passionate about providing the highest quality teaching and learning at undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral level.

Social Sciences cover a diverse and fascinating range of subject areas and academic disciplines. The faculty offers over 70 undergraduate courses and more than 100 postgraduate courses, so there is sure to be something that interests you.

Professor Todd Landman
Faculty Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Social Sciences

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Latest news

PGCE Students-Digital Books Project

Our PGCE students are looking forward to working with De Ferrers Academy and Apple on an exciting Digital Books Project in May.
28 April 2016

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The tartan hammer: explaining the SNP landslide

29 April 2016 (13:00-15:00)
B63 Law and Social Sciences Building
Mark Stuart, author and Assistant Professor, School of Politics and International Relations, The University of Nottingham, will speak on 'The tartan hammer: explaining the SNP landslide' on 29 April.

Launch of the Criminal Justice Network

03 May 2016 (11:30-14:00)
Jubilee Campus, Room B03, Sir Colin Campbell Building
This is a unique opportunity to network with key contacts and to learn more about the Criminal Justice expertise offered at the University, through a workshop following a talk by special guest speaker, Dr Carolyn Mears.

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Faculty of Social Sciences

University Park

telephone: +44 (0)115 823 2108
email: social-sciences@nottingham.ac.uk