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 of Nottingham is ranked in the top 100 worldwide for social sciences in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017.
 
 

Latest news

Professor Nigel White participates in 'iCourts' project workshop

Description
Professor Nigel White participated in an 'iCourts' project workshop examining the role and influence of the International Court of Justice.
Date:
13 February 2018

New study contrasts the radically different education offered to young refugees arriving alone in Britain and Sweden

Description
Joint research from universities of Nottingham and Lund
Date:
13 February 2018

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Events

ESRC Postdoctoral Fellowship Information Event

Date
21 February 2018 (10:30-16:00)
Location:
University of Nottingham Park Campus
Description
Open day for those interested in applying for ESRC-funded Postdoctoral Fellowships in the Social Sciences

CREDIT Development Seminar: Charles Efferson (Royal Holloway University of London) and Sonja Vogt (Nuffield College, University of Oxford)

Date
21 February 2018 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A39 Sir Clive Granger Building
Description
The seduction of applied conformity (A39, SCGB)

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Faculty of Social Sciences

University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham
NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0)115 823 2356