School of Social Sciences and Humanities
We are a diverse and inclusive School delivering excellence in learning and teaching, research, and enterprise across the Social Sciences and Humanities. Inter-disciplinarity and international encounters are fostered across the subject areas of Communication and Media; English; Geography and Environment; International Relations, Politics and History; and Social and Policy Studies.
1st in the UK for Communication and Media
Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018-2021
2 internationally renowned research centres
Centre for Research in Communication and Culture & Centre for Research in Social Policy
1st in the UK for Criminology
Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020-2021
We use our knowledge, skills, curiosity and creativity to deliver novel, rigorous, transformative research that makes a difference in the world, and enriches the social, economic, cultural and environmental well-being of people and places.