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Social Statistics and DemographyPart of Economic, Social & Political Science


Study a postgraduate degree in Demography and learn the skills you need to succeed as a professional statistician, demographer, or a global health specialist, or to pursue a career in research.

You’ll cover a broad range of topics including population change, the global burden of disease, inequalities, statistical methods and theory, survey methodology, and trends in migration.

Your learning will be informed by our world-class research, for example through providing an understanding of cutting-edge survey methodology or innovative demographic techniques.

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Master’s Degrees

Discover our postgraduate taught courses covering Statistics, Data Analytics, Demography and Global Health.

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Our Research

Explore how our research informs social policy and practice across the globe.

Shaping the landscape

Dr Sabu Padmadas explores the issues surrounding an ageing population, and postgraduate programmes relating to this

MSc Global Health
International scholarships

International scholarships

Our international scholarships are offered to self-funding international students with excellent qualifications.

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It was a combination of a great reputation for teaching and research and an impressive campus, that made me choose Southampton.
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