- Places available on some of our courses for well qualified applicants. Apply online via the CLEARING button below.
- BA Social Policy achieved a top ten position in the Complete University Guide league tables - www.thecompleteuniversityguide.co.uk
- Sociology student April-Louise Pennant, named 2015 Kent Student of the Year, accepting her award at the gala ceremony in May
- 90% of our Sociology students found employment or went onto further study within six months of graduating in 2014 (Source: Unistats)
- Symposium on 11 September, Cathedral Lodge, Canterbury. See events calendar for programme and how to book
Welcome from Head of School, Professor Sarah Vickerstaff
We are a multi-disciplinary School committed to providing world-class and innovative degree programmes and research.
Our academic staff work within a variety of intellectual and research traditions and are actively engaged in current research projects. An impressive 94% of our research-active staff submitted to the REF 2014, with 99% of the research submitted judged to be of international quality.
We provide a supportive environment for students interested in a wide range of social science subjects. Please browse our pages to find out more.
Discussing the Transnational Politics of Empathy
1 September 2015
Students rate SSPSSR programmes highly
12 August 2015
Congratulations to our MA students
28 July 2015
NSPCC at the University of Kent
28 July 2015
Congratulations MA Graduates 2015
23 July 2015
Student Prize for Feminist Scholarship 2015
22 July 2015
Fully funded social policy studentship announced
20 July 2015