79% of our research is world-leading or internationally excellent

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We're committed to understanding our global society, protecting the vulnerable and improving people's lives around the world.

NEW for 2017: BA Digital Media & Society

Our new and unique course for 2017 entry will develop your understanding of the relationship between digital media and society from a social science perspective.

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Join our MA Digital Media & Society webinar

Join our webinar on February 15 2017 to find out more about the new MA Digital Media and Society.

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CK Wong Bursary available

We are pleased to offer the CK Wong Bursary to prospective students from the East Asia region, who wish to study the MSc International Social Change and Policy with us in 2017.

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Study with us

Our innovative, research-led approach to learning has been recognised with numerous awards for our staff.

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Our research

From protecting children to empowering an ageing population, our work is driving global policy.

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Working together

Our collaborations are making a difference around the world. We're leading the UK's first multi-disciplinary ageing research programme, the New Dynamics of Ageing (NDA).

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