Faculty of Social Sciences
   
   
  

Welcome to the Faculty of Social Sciences

The Faculty of Social Sciences is one of the largest and most diverse in Europe, with seven different schools with teaching and research varying across a wide range of topics, theories and methods of analysis.

Social sciences at Nottingham have a long history dating back to 1798, and since then they have grown in depth and breadth to include a wide range of subject areas and academic disciplines.

The faculty offers almost 50 undergraduate courses and more than 100 postgraduate courses, and is home to the Q-Step Programme in Quantitative Analysis and an ESRC Doctoral Training Centre and Doctoral Training Programme as part of the Midlands Graduate School Consortium.

Find out more about the Faculty of Social Sciences at Nottingham.

The University is ranked in the top 100 worldwide for social sciences according to QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017.

 

 

Latest news

Photography as Political Practice in National Socialism

Description
New award of AHRC project grant
Date:
24 May 2017

HRLC Summer Internships 2017

Description
The Human Rights Law Centre is pleased to announce its summer internship positions.
Date:
22 May 2017

Law societies sweep the board at annual student awards

Description
Nominated in 9 out of 10 categories, Nottingham's various law societies swept the board at this year's Students' Union's society awards, securing a host of accolades including the coveted Best Society Award.
Date:
18 May 2017

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Events

New Dawn? The 1997 general election

Date
25 March (10:00) - 04 June 2017 (17:00)
Location:
People's History Museum
Description
An exhibition looking at the 1997 general election taking place at the People's History Museum, Manchester from 25 March-4 June 2017.

NSE workshop: John Gathergood (University of Nottingham)

Date
30 May 2017 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A39 Sir Clive Granger Building
Description
How do individuals repay their debt? The balance-matching heuristic (A39, SCGB)

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Faculty of Social Sciences

University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham
NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0)115 823 2356