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Faculty of Social Sciences

  • Social Sciences

    The study of social processes, social institutions and the organisation of society.

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Social Sciences are concerned with the study of social processes, social institutions and the organisation of society.

Study opportunities

Find out more about courses on offer in the Faculty of Social Sciences.

People

Faculty of Social Sciences staff profiles.

Contact

Telephone: +44 (0)28 9036 6184
Fax: +44 (0)28 9036 6806
Email: socsci@ulster.ac.uk

Events

Event

Politics as Anthropology and Area Studies

Friday 23 June

Location Off campus

Join us for our second seminar in our series 'Blurring Genres Network:...

Event

Politics as Literature and Area Studies

Wednesday 6 September

Location Off campus

Join us for the final event in our seminar series 'Blurring Genres...

In the news

Dr Anne Smith

Ulster University research aims to progress implementation of a Northern Ireland Bill of Rights

New research from Ulster University is set to open debate and refocus attention on creating and implementing a Bill of Rights for Northern Ireland.

27 April 2017

Northern Ireland: Post Brexit

Ulster University, in partnership with CBI, IoD, Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Queen's University, has published an open letter seeking clarity from the Prime Minister on how Northern Ireland will be represented in the Article 50 negotiations.

29 March 2017

Ulster University rolls out pioneering sport-based mental health programme

Ulster University rolls out pioneering sport-based mental health programme

23 March 2017
North Belfast Cultural Corridor

Reimagining the North Belfast Cultural Corridor

Reimagining the North Belfast Cultural Corridor

23 March 2017
Professor Hugh McKenna, Ulster University, Steve Moore, Volteface, Vanessa Gstrein, Ulster University, Niamh Eastwood, Release, Dr Gillian Shorter, Ulster University, Professor Paddy Nixon, Ulster University and Tony Duffin, Ana Liffey Drug Project, Dublin

Highs and lows: the challenges for innovation in drug policy

Highs and lows: challenges of innovation in drug policy

23 March 2017
Ulster University launches new Legal Innovation Centre

Ulster University launches new Legal Innovation Centre

Ulster University launches new Legal Innovation Centre

20 February 2017
Research pic

Ulster University wins landmark €23 million of EU cross-border funding for research and innovation

Ulster University has won €23 million of highly competitive European funding via the EU’s INTERREG VA programme

5 January 2017
Venezuelan graduate brings home lessons from NI peace process

Venezuelan graduate brings home lessons from NI peace process

Venezuelan graduate brings home lessons from NI peace process

20 December 2016