Interested in 2022 entry?

Explore our online prospectus for information about joining us next September.

Find out more – undergraduate prospectus 2022

Undergraduate courses for entry in 2021

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  • Paid work placement opportunities through Q-Step, at organisations including the World Bank and YouGov

  • The UK’s largest group of sociologists providing diverse expertise and an excellent staff to-student ratio

  • The leading department for sociological research in the UK for the past 15 years according to the 2014 Research Excellence Framework

Why study Sociology at Manchester?

Manchester is a vibrant place to study sociology. Our research expertise contributes to the quality of our teaching; we offer you a wide range of units that build directly on our research in areas such as social divisions and connections, intimate relations and personal life, social networks, media, and technology.