- Also ranked 11th for graduate prospects in this guide. In the National Student Survey 2015, Sociology is ranked 10th in the UK for student satisfaction.
- BA Social Policy achieved a top ten position in the Complete University Guide league tables - www.thecompleteuniversityguide.co.uk
- Also, according to the Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey conducted by HESA, 86% of Kent students graduating with a social work degree in 2014 found a professional job within the field.
- SSPSSR academics attending the Congregations ceremony at Canterbury Cathedral 2015
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.
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'Welfare State Futures' fully funded PhD studentship announced
26 November 2015
Chief Constable's Commendation & Merit Award
17 November 2015
Dr Jane Reeves and Alamgir Sheriyar at Community Care Live
5 November 2015
Year in Professional Practice
28 October 2015
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