We pride ourselves in equipping our students with the analytical tools to engage critically in the global exchange of ideas.
Our teaching program is designed to expose you to a diverse range of cultures, histories and philosophies.
From school and community organisations to a worldwide network of industry and university partnerships, UNSW Arts & Social Sciences work to improve lives through research and education.
Our Research Centres and Networks unite our leading interdisciplinary knowledge spanning across our various schools and faculties.
Our high-impact subject areas are designed to help students become a contributor of social change.
You can choose to study in a range of areas including criminology; development studies; politics and international relations; social research and policy; social work and sociology and anthropology.Tackle the big issues facing the world today, make sense of complexity and be rewarded by channelling your passion into action.Deep thinking across broad subject matter will feed your whole mind, with a hands on approach to impact societies and communities.Choosing a degree in arts, humanities, education or social sciences is not for the faint-hearted.You need to be interested in thinking critically about the nature of change, its context, origins and future, and the part you wish to play in it.Each project looks to uncover new knowledge and bring to light a specific issue, theory, event and more.The UNSW School of Social Sciences is a social catalyst driven by world-class research and leading academics.Our postgraduate programs are taught by leading academic staff in a supportive and vibrant environment.We're committed to attracting and supporting the highest quality Postgraduate students.We have a community of over 6,000 students, more than 45,000 alumni and nearly 400 permanent staff.However, our community extends further beyond the classroom.