Exploring a range of contemporary issues and real-life case studies
We host programmes in sociology, social policy and criminology. Our sociologists, criminologists and academics in social policy explore topical areas such as crime, education, work and social inequality. This research informs their teaching, so you will learn directly from specialists about these fascinating subjects. Our research is ranked top 5 in the country* in the REF 2014.
* Social Policy Unit of Assessment 22
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*Research Excellence Framework 2014 - Social Policy Unit of Assessment 22Find out more