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Sociology at Manchester is one of the UK's largest and most prestigious centres for the subject, with over 30 academic staff and 60 postgraduate students forming a diverse and rigorous academic community.
The MA course aims to provide those of you who have an interest in sociology, the opportunity to extend and deepen your knowledge of the discipline. Our teaching includes all areas of contemporary sociology but we have particular expertise in the fields of socio-cultural change, gender and sexuality, and; consumption and sustainability.
We are consistently highly ranked for research, coming first in the UK for the percentage of our research outputs that are judged as `world-leading', and second nationally, based on our research power in the 2014
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2:1 Honours degree (or overseas equivalent) in Sociology or a Social Science subject for direct master's entry.
2:2 Honours degree (or overseas equivalent) in a Social Science subject for Postgraduate Diploma route entry.
When assessing your academic record we take into account your grades, your academic references, and the standing of the institution where you studied.
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If you’re considering undertaking master’s study or postgraduate research, you’ll find the perfect environment at The University of Manchester. Part of the prestigious Russell Group of universities, we enjoy an international reputation for our pioneering research and innovation.Read more
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