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Sociology and Social Policy MSc

University of Southampton    Faculty of Social Sciences

Full time & Part time September MSc 1 year full time, 2 years part time

About the course

On this master’s in Sociology and Social Policy, you’ll take a research-first approach, with a thorough methods education, to understand the social theories on which sociology and social policy are based.

You’ll join a community of academics at the forefront of research in Social Sciences. We are strongly committed to providing the very best learning experience for all our students in a friendly, stimulating and research-led environment. You’ll be supported to gain the tools you need to critically examine sociological concepts, such as interest, modernity, inequality, globalisation, class, and gender. 

You can choose from three pathways, allowing you to fit your studies to your interests or career plans.

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Entry Requirements

You’ll need a 2:1 degree in a relevant subject, such as:

social policy
social administration
Find the equivalent international qualifications for your country.


Fees for a year's study:

UK students pay £9,250.
EU and international students pay £19,850.
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