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.

Teaching Excellence Framework Gold logoThe University of Nottingham is ranked in the top 100 worldwide for social sciences according to QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017.
 

 

Latest news

Food shortage is not the global crisis, lack of access to food is the issue - say NGOs

Description
'Genome editing is not the answer to world poverty, because food shortage isn't the problem' says a group of non-governmental organisations (NGOs) surveyed by the University of Nottingham.
Date:
20 November 2017

Measuring project impact in Sri Lanka

Description
Second-year BA Politics and International Relations student Velislava Gateva spent this summer on a placement in Sri Lanka.
Date:
20 November 2017

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Events

Economics Brown Bag: Roberto Bonfatti

Date
20 November 2017 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A45 Sir Clive Granger Building
Description
Priority roads: the political economy of connecting mines versus cities in West Africa, 1965-2012 (A45, SCGB)

GEP Seminar - Steffen Sirries (IAB Nurnberg)

Date
21 November 2017 (12:15-13:30)
Location:
A39 Sir Clive Granger Building
Description
Comparative statics quantification of structural migration gravity models (A39, SCGB)

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Faculty of Social Sciences

University of Nottingham
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Nottingham
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