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Big rise in world rankings

Our faculty jumps 17 places in two years Find out more
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Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

Leading teaching and research in 21st century humanities and social sciences

Driven by academic rigour, intellectual curiosity and social inclusion, we're committed to solving pressing global challenges.

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Study arts and social sciences

Realise your ambitions. Join our vibrant faculty.

Whether you’re fresh from high school, wanting to change career or upskill, or looking to delve into research, our reputation for world-class teaching and research makes us a leader for study in the arts and social sciences.

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  • #23 in the world for Arts and Humanities (2019 QS World University Rankings)
  • #27 in the world for Social Sciences (2019 QS World University Rankings)
  • Est. 1852 Over 165 years of teaching and research excellence
  • 6 schools Economics; Education and Social Work; Languages and Cultures; Literature, Art and Media; Philosophical and Historical Inquiry; Social and Political Sciences

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