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The Faculty Ranking


3rd in Asia and 26th in the World

The 2019 Times Higher Education World University Rankings’ Social Sciences


 

Ranking by Subjects


The 2019 Times Higher Education World University Rankings’ Social Sciences

Geography

23rd in the World and 4th in Asia

Politics & International Studies

24th in the World and 3rd in Asia

Psychology

36th in the World and 1st in Asia

Social Policy & Administration

20th in the World and 4th in Asia

Sociology

29th in the World and 4th in Asia

 

Staff

(as of September 2018)

Professoriate Staff

~100

Academic Related Staff

+70

Research Related Staff

+70

Non-academic Staff

+70

Visiting & Honorary Appointments

+400


Faculty Profiles

Departments

6

Multidisciplinary Centres

7

Service Centres/Hubs

3


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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