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The Faculty Ranking


3rd in Asia and 19th in the World

QS World University Rankings’ 2022 Social Sciences


 

Ranking by Subjects


QS World University Rankings’ 2022 Social Sciences

Geography

2nd in Asia and 10th in the World

Journalism and Media Studies Centre

4th in Asia and 36th in the World

Politics & International Studies

3rd in Asia and 35th in the World

Psychology

3rd in Asia and 33rd in the World

Social Policy & Administration

2nd in Asia and 8th in the World

Sociology

5th in Asia and 34th in the World

 

Staff

(as of September 2018)

Professoriate Staff

~100

Academic Related Staff

+110

Research Related Staff

+130

Non-academic Staff

+170

Visiting & Honorary Appointments

+400


Faculty Profiles

Departments

6

Multidisciplinary Centres

7

Service Centres/Hubs

4


Students

(in 2021/2022 academic year)

Total

3,555

Undergraduate

1,830

Taught postgraduate

1,440

Research postgraduate

285

Exchange and visiting students

130

Cumulative Graduates

25,250+


Programmes

Full time Undergraduate
Programmes

5

Taught Postgraduate
Programmes

23

Research Postgraduate
Programmes

2


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