- BA Social Policy achieved a top ten position in the Complete University Guide league tables - www.thecompleteuniversityguide.co.uk
- SSPSSR academics attending the Congregations ceremony at Canterbury Cathedral 2015
- 90% of our Sociology students found employment or went onto further study within six months of graduating in 2014 (Source: Unistats)
- Events at Medway campus 12 October - 23 October and at Canterbury campus 26 October - 6 November. Details on Careers and Employability website - www.kent.ac.uk/ces/empfest
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.
Sociology of the Sacred to be published in Arabic
6 October 2015
5 October 2015
Book launch: A Practical Guide to the Mental Capacity Act
1 October 2015
Kent in top tier of Universities worldwide
1 October 2015
Bridging the Gap
28 September 2015
Discussing the Transnational Politics of Empathy
1 September 2015
Students rate SSPSSR programmes highly
12 August 2015