School of Sociology and Social Policy

Postgraduate Taught Courses

Postgraduate Taught Courses

The School of Sociology and Social Policy offers an exciting range of masters programmes, many of which have a 20 year pedigree of excellence and we have an outstanding reputation for providing high-quality teaching.

Taught by academic experts within their respective fields, our postgraduate programmes attract graduates from all around the world, contributing to the vibrant research and learning culture that makes Nottingham a truly unique place to study. Each programme is highly specialised and strongly linked to the school's research interests.

We produce high-achieving graduates who go on to pursue a diverse range of careers, from senior government officials and civil servants to journalists to leading members of international corporations and Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs).

Postgraduate taught courses

View our course pages on the University prospectus:

Masters programmes

Masters research programmes

Visit the postgraduate prospectus to apply

The Graduate School

The Graduate School supports postgraduates by facilitating best practice and offering a comprehensive programme of services including training and development opportunities, events, small-scale research funding, and dedicated social and study spaces.


Postgraduate students can take advantage of our accommodation guarantee which guarantees you a room in self-catered University-arranged accommodation for your first year, providing you meet our criteria.

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School of Sociology and Social Policy

Law and Social Sciences building
University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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