Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences

Postgraduate funding

Our Faculty Graduate School details funding opportunities available to taught and research postgraduates.

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REF 2014 results

Research across the Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences rated highly in REF results

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Interdisciplinary focus

We have strong interdisciplinary research collaboration between departments that our students and researchers benefit from.

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The Faculty

University campus

The Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences supports the largest student intake at the University, with over 4,500 students.


Undergraduate students

We offer a wide-range of interdisciplinary courses for study at an undergraduate level within our Faculty.

Graduate School

Graduate students

Our Faculty Graduate School offers a range of postgraduate degrees and provides guidance on available funding for students intending to study at this level.


Post-it notes on a whiteboard

Our Research Sandpits are residential interactive workshops that stimulate research proposals in promising areas of research for the University.