Social Policy

University of Strathclyde

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Course info

This programme offers the opportunity to develop and extend your knowledge and understanding of key social policy issues together with advanced training in research methods. Expand your knowledge of contemporary issues facing social welfare and wellbeing and how social policy responds to them. Develop knowledge and research skills highly valued by public, third and private sector employers. Acquire research training vital for further study at PhD level.This course has two pathways. The Social ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
15th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
32nd
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
6th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP
Full Time
12 months

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, February 2022

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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Details
Students need first or second-class Honours degree, or overseas equivalent, in Social Policy or a related discipline.

Tuition fees

For students from

£7,300 per year
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Students from Domestic
Domestic Fees
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£7,300 per year
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
£16,400 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£16,400 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Social Policy / Administration reviews

Social Policy / Administration
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Catriona
09 Mar 22
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Student Reviewer
16 Oct 19

Social Policy

Great! Lots of different types of people from all backgrounds sharing the learning experience together. Seems to have...

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How Social Policy / Administration students rated:

Student rating ( 4.6) 5 reviews

5 star 60%
4 star 40%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 1,689 reviews

5 star 43%
4 star 44%
3 star 12%
2 star 1%
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CUG ranking
32nd
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.2)
The University of Strathclyde is a first-rate institution, offering a diverse variety of postgraduate course options and fostering an inclusive university community, welcoming students from around the globe and from all types of backgrounds. Strathclyde is a research-oriented university, delivering a transformative learning experience. It invests intelligently in campus facilities to provide a superb environment in which to study and socialise. Recent years have seen significant enhancements in campus infrastructure, with upgrades to existing departments, and many entirely new facilities. The new state-of-the-art £60 million Learning & Teaching Building, which opened in 2021, includes cutting-edge teaching facilities, student support services and the Students’ Union.

Where you'll study

University of Strathclyde

McCance Building 16 Richmond Street Glasgow
Glasgow, City Of
G1 1XQ United Kingdom Nearest train station: High Street Glasgow  0.1 miles away

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