College of Social Sciences (CoSS)

The College of Social Sciences brings together over 360 academics (including 86 professors) and 264 professional staff across a range of disciplines and interdisciplinary fields. Around 25% of our staff are international and combined with over 42,500 global alumni representing over 185 countries, our work impacts all areas of society grounded in the key disciplines of business, economics, education, government and society, and social policy.

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Birmingham Business School

Posted 08 February 2016

Rockwood Academy pupils pay an inspiring visit to Birmingham Business School

On Thursday 4 February, pupils from Rockwood Academy visited the University of Birmingham to find out what it is like to study and work here. The aim of the visit was for the pupils to see and experience the diversity of learning opportunities and different learning spaces available to them.

Posted 04 February 2016

Having it all

Very few of us will pack as much into a week as alumna Sara Hartill (BSc Business Management with Communications, 2013) who regularly combines multi-million pound property sales with red carpet reviews and radio shows. Your e-Network speaks to her about a very busy three years since graduation.

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School of Education

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School of Government and Society

Posted 04 February 2016

Blog: Designing in Collaboration: Challenges for the new Combined Authorities

Written by Max Lempriere and Vivien Lowndes. At a workshop hosted in December 2015 by City-REDI, INLOGOV, The Public Services Academy at the University of Birmingham practitioners and academics from the world of local government came together to share experiences on the current Combined Authorities and city-region devolution agenda. In the fifth of a series of posts Max Lempriere and Vivien Lowndes reflect on the day's major talking points.

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School of Social Policy

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