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 over 650 staff across seven different schools whose teaching and research varies 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

PhD fee Waivers for 2017

Description
The School of Politics and International Relations is offering four PhD fee waivers for full-time PhD students starting in October 2017
Date:
28 April 2017

New article by Pat Thomson in the Journal of Educational Administration and History

Description
A new article by Pat Thomson
Date:
27 April 2017

New Article by John Holford in International Journal of Lifelong Education

Description
A new article by John Holford in the International Journal of Lifelong Education
Date:
27 April 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.

ECPR Joint Sessions of Workshops 2017

Date
25 (14:00) - 30 April 2017 (13:00)
Location:
The University of Nottingham
Description
The ECPR's Joint Sessions of Workshops will be held at Nottingham in 2017.

What is Helpful for Counsellors to know about Trauma and PTSD

Date
02 May 2017 (18:00-19:30)
Location:
A34, Dearing Building, Jubilee Campus
Description
Counselling, Psychotherapy and Trauma Studies Seminar Series 2016/17

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Faculty of Social Sciences

The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham
NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0)115 823 2356