Congratulations on becoming an offer-holder in Social Anthropology at The University of Manchester.
We are one of the largest social anthropology departments in Britain, dedicated to outstanding teaching and learning with experts in a diverse range of themes.
Our size and scope provides you with the widest range of topics and units possible.
Study at a top 10 university for Social Anthropology in the UK (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2024).
Learn from global experts in visual and sensory media, race, kinship and inequality.
Your next steps
Learning and support
Your learning experience
A week in the life of a BSocSc Social Anthropology student
Learn more about what it might be like to study at The University of Manchester.
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Support on your course
Social Anthropology at Manchester is an active community that welcomes passionate students.
You’ll make friends through our many student societies, activities, and receive support from students through our peer-assisted support scheme.
Providing high-quality education
Lars tells us what it's like to study Social Anthropology at Manchester.
Careers and employability
Make your mark at Manchester
Study social anthropology at Manchester and open the door to many different career paths.
According to the 2022 National Student Survey (NSS), 94% of our students go on to further study or employment within 15 months of graduation with an average starting salary of £22,500, which rises to £27,500 over the next five years.
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