Postgraduate degrees from the School of Sociology and Social Policy are designed not only to increase your knowledge; they also give you the opportunity to amass a range of skills which will be beneficial whatever your ambitions.
This is an exciting time to be studying sociology and social policy. We are living through times of dramatic change on a national and international scale, as economic, environmental, social and cultural challenges mount. We are passionate about inspiring our students and researchers to have a real impact on these issues and people’s lives.
Choosing Leeds means joining a thriving postgraduate community, connecting you to fellow students and postgraduate researchers from across the UK and the globe, bringing a wealth of new perspectives to your studies.
You'll benefit from excellent study facilities, personal development support, a range of clubs and societies, sports and fitness facilities, and volunteering programmes.
Our campus is just a 10-minute walk from Leeds city centre – a vibrant city which boasts a reputation as a student-friendly location. At the heart of Yorkshire, Leeds hosts a mix of culture, entertainment, and stunning local countryside, so there is something to suit everyone’s tastes.
The University of Leeds is part of the prestigious Russell Group of research-led universities in the UK.