The College of Social Sciences brings together over 450 academics (including 90 professors) and over 360 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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25 October 2023
On 17 October, Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya, leader of the Belarussian opposition, gave the inaugural State of Democracy Lecture in the Houses of Parliament.
11 October 2023
We are thrilled to announce that applications for the 2024 International Visiting Research Fellowship scheme are now open.
Join Patricia Correa (Aston University) and Manoel Gehrke (CEDAR) in this new episode of the People, Power, Politics podcast on the 2023 Spanish election
05 October 2023
British universities are vital in helping to tackle the challenges facing the UK, but will need help from Government to do so effectively.
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