Congratulations on becoming an offer-holder in Sociology at The University of Manchester.
We are the UK's largest group of sociologists with an excellent staff-to-student ratio, giving you access to diverse expertise.
No matter which course you hold an offer for, our size and scope provides you with the widest range of topics and units possible.
Top five university
Fifth in the UK for Sociology (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2021).
UK’s largest group of sociologists
We provide sociological expertise and an excellent staff-to-student ratio.
Your next steps
Careers and employability
Make your mark at Manchester
Study sociology at Manchester and open the door to many different career paths.
Our graduates earn an average salary of £29,000 after five years, and 90% of our graduates are in work or further study after 15 months (Discover Uni).
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Sociology at Manchester
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Your Sociology experience
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Learning and support
Your learning experience
Support on your course
Sociology 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
Sociology in 60 seconds
Katie Witt, a third-year student, talks about her experiences on the BSocSc Sociology course.
Why Sociology at Manchester?
Madeleine tells us why she chose to study Sociology at Manchester.
Hear what inspires our lecturers to change the world.
Filmed during the first lockdown in 2020, watch Megan Ritchie, Politics and International Relations student, interview sociologists Gary Younge and Claire Alexander on lockdown, ethnicity, race and inequality.
You probably have concerns about the effect of the coronavirus outbreak on your application and what the next academic year will look like.
The University aims to answer your questions as best we can at this time. We have compiled a set of Frequently Asked Questions to help.
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Courses within this subject area
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