Postgraduate open day

Are you interested in postgraduate study? Visit the University's Postgraduate Open Day on 23 November to learn more about postgraduate taught and research programmes at the University.

Chevening Scholarships at the School for Policy Studies

We are proud to partner with The Chevening Secretariat to offer scholarships for our MSc programmes in Public Policy, and Nutrition, Physical Activity and Public Health for the 2017/18 academic year. More information.

BSc Criminology

An exciting new programme for 2017/18 offering students the opportunity to study crime and related social harms within the broader framework of policy studies.

Research excellence

The REF 2014 findings placed the School for Policy Studies in the top ten UK institutions for the quality of its research.

Research impact

Discover how our research impacts on society at a local, national and international level.

Read our Research Impact Stories.

The units are really interesting, the lecturers know how to engage us. Producing essays is developing my writing skills and my critical thinking which will help me with my plans to pursue a career in media and journalism.

Aya, Third year, BSc Social Policy and Politics