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

IAPS funding award for Francis Domingo

Description
The Institute of Asia and Pacific Studies has awarded funding to Politics and International Relations doctoral candidate Francis Domingo to support his attendance at a conference in Hong Kong.
Date:
22 June 2017

Call for papers: Effectiveness, impact and monitoring of non-UN sanctions

Description
Papers discussing any dimension of the topic of effectiveness, impact and monitoring of non-UN Sanctions, taking a theoretical, doctrinal or empirical approach, will be given serious consideration.
Date:
22 June 2017

Decision Maker Panel article published in the Bank of England Quarterly Bulletin

Description
The Bank of England Decision Maker Panel, created by Paul Mizen and Nicholas Bloom (Stanford University) have recently had their article published in the Bank of England Quarterly Bulletin.
Date:
22 June 2017

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Events

Penal Reform: Where to next?

Date
23 June 2017 (10:00-16:00)
Location:
A48, Sir Clive Granger Building, University Park
Description
A seminar by the School of Sociology and Social Policy and the Criminal Justice Research Centre.

NSE workshop: Adrian Nieto (University of Nottingham)

Date
26 June 2017 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A45 Sir Clive Granger Building
Description
Permanent contract subsidies: Impact on the labour market and decision-making (A45, SCGB)

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Faculty of Social Sciences

University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham
NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0)115 823 2356