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 Paul M Heywood
Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences

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Re-energizing ideology studies: the maturing of a discipline

27 (09:00) - 28/11/2015 (18:00)
The University of Nottingham
The Centre for the Study of Political Ideologies is hosting a conference on 27-28 November to mark the twentieth anniversary of the Journal of Political Ideologies.

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Faculty of Social Sciences

University Park

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