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Department of Social & Policy Sciences
One of the UK's leading centres for social sciences, we offer degrees in sociology, social policy, social work, international development and criminology.
Choose from a range of high-quality postgraduate courses that build on our renowned research activities. We offer MSc and MRes degrees.
View our MPhil, PhD and professional doctorate courses in the Department of Social & Policy Sciences.
Louisa Ayebare shares her experiences studying MSc Humanitarianism, Conflict and Development, realising her UN dream and being part of an international cohort.
Ed Jepson-Randall talks about the support he received from his Director of Studies and the Wellbeing and Disability teams during his first year at Bath.
BSc Criminology student Chloe Woolford shares her experience studying at Bath.
Talk to our undergraduate social and policy sciences students about courses, being part of the University and student life in the UK.
This seminar and Q&A is a curated conversation with two scholars who have lived and undertaken research in and about Israel/Palestine, over many years.
Join our webinar to find out all you need to know about our MSc in Criminology, and ask any questions you may have.
Over 100 people attended a screening of Prof Roy Maconachie and University filmmaker Simon Wharf's new film, produced in collaboration with TCRG, at the M-Shed.
Research from academics at Bath and Lund, Sweden, urges healthcare professionals to tackle unethical marketing and support stronger regulation.
Analysis from Dr Helen Kowalewska and Dr Agnese Vitali looked at the link between breadwinner status and wellbeing in heterosexual couples.
Dispensing medicines centrally could free up pharmacists' time to increase their patient-facing work, managing long term conditions and minor ailments.
Eco-distress is rising around the world, but a new article in the journal Nature by psychologists suggests this could be a positive catalyst for action.
Professor Jason Hart of the Centre for Development Studies and Centre for the Study of Violence reflects on latest attacks in Israel and Gaza.
Dr Aidan Barlow (SPS / CDS) writes for The Conversation.
Eco-anxiety specialist Caroline Hickman featured in this new BBC Ideas - Open University animation on addressing climate change with young people.
A new photo exhibition at 44AD in Bath focuses on work, discrimination and dignity in the Middle East, Africa and the UK.
The University of Bath climbed the rankings in this year’s prestigious Guardian University Guide 2024
Writing in the journal Science, scholars of sustainable development at Bath call for action from policymakers on the UN's SDGs.
This MoU establishes work experience opportunities, reliable pathways into refugee camps for Bath students and research and collaboration for mutual benefit.
Four of the Faculty’s subject areas are among the top 100 in the world, according to the QS World University Rankings By Subject 2023.