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Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Professor Adrienne Scullion

Pro-Vice-Chancellor

Professor Adrienne Scullion

With a huge range of undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes on offer, as well as a vibrant postgraduate research culture with opportunities for study in over 25 disciplines, I am sure you will find a programme of study to both challenge and inspire you to excel in your chosen career.

Welcome to the Faculty

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An intellectual powerhouse

Spanning everything from traditional humanities and social science subjects to cutting-edge areas in Creative Arts and applied professional studies.

Over 40 per cent of our research is ranked in the top 25 per cent for its respective subject area, with a further 40 per cent in the top 50 per cent nationally.

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A collaborative culture

Our interdisciplinary environment allows students from all fields the opportunity to interact with academic leaders and participate in their research.

Areas of notable excellence include Creative Writing, Sonic Arts, Global Financial Markets, Children’s Well-being, Poverty and Social Exclusion, Translation and Interpreting and Shared Education.

Faculty schools

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Queen's Management School

Business education and engagement

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Law

An ever-evolving subject

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Social Sciences, Education and Social Work

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History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics

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Interdisciplinary Programmes

Real World Thinking

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Arts, English and Languages

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Faculty institutes

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William J Clinton Leadership Institute

at Riddel Hall

The Institute brings world-class facilities, leading academics and industry experts together to deliver a high-end portfolio of executive education and leadership programmes.

Benefiting students and business alike

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The Senator George J Mitchell Institute

For Global Peace, Security and Justice

The Institute links peace-making with social transformation, acknowledging the need for reform of state institutions alongside cultural and social healing, and brings together researchers from fields as diverse as politics and computer engineering.

A Gateway to Interdisciplinary Research

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Theology

Explore the foundation of society

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Interdisciplinary Research

In the Humanities

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Professional Legal Studies

World-class facilities

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Sonic Arts

Research Centre

Leadership Institute

The William J Clinton

Leadership Institute

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The perfect training for financial markets

Seamus Heaney Centre for Poetry

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Centre for Poetry

Film studio

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An investment in film students

School of Law

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A major new hub

Latest Faculty news

Latest News

'HILLSBOROUGH: THE TRUTH' AUTHOR PROFESSOR PHIL SCRATON TO RECEIVE FREEDOM OF THE CITY OF LIVERPOOL

20/09/2016 - The Queen’s Professor who played a central role in uncovering the truth about the Hillsborough disaster will receive the Freedom of the City, alongside unprecedented posthumous awards to the 96 people who died and Kenny and Marina Dalglish.

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FIRST MINISTER AND DEPUTY FIRST MINISTER ATTEND OPENING OF QUEEN'S NEW £20 MILLION SCHOOL OF LAW

16/09/2016 - The First Minister Arlene Foster and deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness attended the opening of the new £20 million School of Law located in the Main Site Tower at Queen’s University.

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