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Department of Sociology

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Sociology – the study of humans in society – attempts to capture the rich variety and complexity of human social life. We'll help you understand ideas, beliefs, products and people.

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4th in the UK (Guardian University Guide 2019).

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54th in the world (QS World University Rankings 2019).

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4th most targeted university by top employers for graduate employment (Highfliers 2019).