University of Southampton

University of Southampton

Sociology and Social Policy

Areas of research include: comparative sociology and social policy; criminology; health and social care; history and theory of social policy and social welfare; research methods and methodological innovation; sexualities, gender and ethnicities; social change, the life-course and community relationships; work and organisations.

Entry requirements

Master�s degree in a relevant subject, or equivalent (a good Honours degree may be considered).


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time - 3 years
PhD Part-time - 5 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Highfield Campus Southampton SO17 1BJ South East

Key information

Social Sciences
Telephone number: 
023 8059 7385