The Department of Social Sciences at Loughborough is committed to developing innovative research and teaching.
The Department continues to cross conventional disciplinary boundaries and is recognised as a site of excellence in the social sciences.
Established world leaders
Ranked in the World Top 50 for Communication and Media Studies for the last four years (QS World University Rankings 2013-16)
Internationally recognised, multidisciplinary research
Winners of a Queen's Anniversary Prize and home to the Centre for Research in Communication and Culture
Committed to improving lives
All our staff are active in research and our work has direct impact on charities, government agencies, local authorities and similar groups
Innovative teaching methods
Our traditional and pioneering teaching methods inspire students to acquire relevant knowledge and understanding of the contemporary world