University of Leeds, Faculty of Education, Social Sciences, and Law


Every year more than 6,000 international students choose to study with us, making our campus one of the most diverse and multicultural in the UK. Enrol with us and you'll join a community of outstanding academics. We're among the top 100 universities in the QS World University Rankings 2021. We're also part of the Worldwide Universities Network which comprises 16 research intensive institutions and addresses issues of global significance.

Welcome to the Faculty of Education, Social Sciences and Law.

This Faculty brings together experts in education, sociology and social policy, politics, international relations, international development, law and criminology to deliver teaching and research through the following schools.

We offer high quality undergraduate, masters and research degrees, which is reflected in the University receiving a Gold rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF), the highest award possible.

School of Education

We're proud of our standing as one of the very best schools in the UK for education research and teaching excellence.

As a student in the School of Education, you'll become part of our thriving academic community. We offer over 30 specialist programmes for undergraduate study, teaching training, postgraduate taught study and postgraduate research.

School of Law

The School of Law at the University of Leeds is a community where, through our teaching, research and public engagement, we try to make a difference in the world.

Our School is home to world leading scholars and inspirational teachers who are committed to exploring contemporary issues in their field and supporting our students to become highly employable graduates. It is such commitment which has allowed us to build an international reputation as a leading law school.

School of Politics and International Studies

The School of Politics and International Studies (POLIS) is a vibrant school where academic research informs and ignites our teaching. We provide the academic tuition and theoretical training to explore the current challenges of our global society.

School of Sociology and Social Policy

The School of Sociology and Social Policy (SSP) is a community where through our teaching, research and public engagement, we try to make a difference to society.

We're living in times of dramatic social, political and economic change, nationally, internationally and globally. Studying a social science degree couldn't be more exciting or timely.



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University of Leeds

LS2 9JT Leeds, England, United Kingdom

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