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 success for Vladimir Rauta

Description
The School of Politics and International Relations is delighted to report Vladimir Rauta has successfully passed his PhD viva.
Date:
22 March 2017

How dogs could make children better readers

Description
A new article by Gill Johnson, Assistant Professor in Education, has been published on The Conversation website.
Date:
22 March 2017

Threads of Empire: Rule and Resistance in Colonial India, c.1740-1840

Description
This exhibition explores the rise of the British Empire in India between 1740 and 1840.
Date:
22 March 2017

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Events

*postponed* CREDIT Development Seminar: Nathan Lane (Stockholm University)

Date
22 March 2017 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A44 Sir Clive Granger Building
Description
* postponed * Manufacturing revolutions - industrial policy and networks in South Korea (A44, SCGB)

CeDEx Seminar - Alexander Wagner (University of Zurich)

Date
22 March 2017 (14:00-15:00)
Location:
A40 Sir Clive Granger Building
Description
Investing in managerial honesty (A40 SCG)

Senior Academic Seminar - Akos Valentinyi (University of Manchester)

Date
22 March 2017 (15:00-16:30)
Location:
A41 Sir Clive Granger Building
Description
Unbalanced growth slowdown (A41, SCGB)

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Faculty of Social Sciences

The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham
NG7 2RD

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