The Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences has a long tradition of producing world-class research. The REF 2021 results (Research Excellence Framework) confirm our ‘world-leading’ and ‘internationally excellent’ research status in a range of subjects, and serve as official recognition of the expertise, dedication and passion of our academic community.

Research degrees

Find out more about our departmental research degrees and how to apply. You may also be interested in our funded studentships.

Students studying in the Faculty are part of the Doctoral Training Programme which provides support, training and career development. 

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Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

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