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Postgraduate taught 17/18

Introducing Sociology at Warwick

We are a friendly, lively and interactive department with a stimulating environment where postgraduate students connect with staff and students at all levels of study. Ranking 23rd in the world in the QS World University Rankings 2014/2015, we are internationally renowned for our research and teaching in sociology. We are also rated as one of the top UK departments, as confirmed by our consistently highly placing across the range of national leagues tables; rated 4th in the UK by the Guardian University Guide 2016, 5th by The Times/Sunday Times Good University Guide 2016, and 7th by the Complete University Guide 2016.

Our teaching

Our postgraduate teaching programme is designed by high-calibre academics whose research is published and discussed around the world. Our courses are fresh and relevant and they’ll introduce you to the latest thinking, underpinned by cutting-edge research. Your course will be interesting and well taught, and we’ll make sure you get the feedback and resources you need to aid your studies. Whether you’ve studied sociology at undergraduate level or not, we will expand your knowledge and give you an enhanced sociological education. Also, with dozens of modules to choose from it is possible to customize your degree according to your own intellectual pursuits or career objectives. So, whether you’re looking to do an MA in order to go on to the world of work, or whether you are set on further academic study, you’ll develop important transferable skills that are essential for either field.

Research environment

Teaching & course structure

Outside the classroom

What students say


Entry requirements

Download our 2017/18 PGT Brochure

Useful Links

General enquiries: the Sociology PG Office Accommodation: The Accommodation Office
Application process
Fees and How to Pay: The Finance Office
Visas: Warwick Immigration Advice The Graduate School
Warwick Students Union The International Office
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