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School of History, Philosophy and Social Sciences

We pride ourselves on giving individual students personal attention in their studies and specialize in small group teaching.

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ABOUT THE SCHOOL

Bangor University has a long and distinguished history of academic excellence. Within the School of History, Philosophy and Social Sciences you can choose to study within the following areas; Criminology and Criminal Justice, History, Archaeology and Heritage, Politics, Philosophy and Religion, Social Policy and Sociology.

GOLD

Standard in Teaching Excellence

TEF 2017

Top 10

in the UK for Student Satisfaction

The Complete University Guide 2020

STUDY WITH US

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Undergraduate Study

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Postgraduate Study

Subject Areas

Visit our Study pages for all our subject areas.

Visit our Study pages for all our subject areas.

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Our Research

The exciting and significant research carried out by academic staff in our School plays an important role in making Bangor University a world-leading research institution.

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Virtual Open Days

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Your experience as a student

You'll find a supportive community, an active social life and a location like no other.

News and Events

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News and Events

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GET IN TOUCH

If you have any questions or want to know more about any of our courses, please don't hesitate to contact us..

  School of History, Philosophy & Social Sciences, Bangor University, College Road, Bangor, LL57 2DG

  +44 (0)  1248 382144

  shipss.schooladmin@bangor.ac.uk

 

OUR COLLEGE

The School of History, Philosophy & Social Sciences is part of the College of Arts and Humanities and Business.

Our College brings together a range of related academic disciplines in six Academic Schools to deliver courses and research of the highest quality and is also home to the English Language Centre for Overseas Students (ELCOS), providing English language courses and study skills for international students at Bangor University.

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