School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work

Queen's University Belfast,
69-71 University Street
Northern Ireland
Tel:+44 (0)28 9097 5941/3323/5117

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Undergraduate Office: 6 College Park, Belfast, BT7 1LP 

Postgraduate Office: 69 - 71 University Street, Belfast, BT7 1HL 

Open Learning Office: 20 College Green, Belfast, BT7 1LN

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What our students say

Claire (Ting) Zhao

PhD Child Welfare in China

"I have two supervisors who are very experienced. I got great support from here and I think it will benefit me for the rest of my life"

Sarah Lawrence

PhD Sociology

"I thoroughly enjoyed my part-time masters qualification in Social Research Methods which had all the specialist modules I wanted to undertake"

Cyprian Misinde

Doctorate in Childhood Studies (DChild)

"Before commencing study I looked at other universities in the UK but I found the course content at Queen's 'richer' than others and so chose to study here"

Laura Wylie

MSc Youth Justice (Criminology Graduate)

"While completing an Access course I attended an Open Day which gave me the opportunities to see first hand the great facilities on offer at Queen's"

Stacha Leslie

Autism Spectrum Disorders

"What you need to know in order to work with those on the spectrum."

Sinéad Fitzsimmons

Phd in Education

"The learning community helps me to excel in my area and respects the expertise of doctoral students."

Alexa Zheng

Educational Studies

"I had the freedom to choose from lots of options according to my interests."

Phillip Ramsey

Inclusion and Special Needs Education

"I enjoyed discussing ideas with colleagues and sharing experiences from different school settings."

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Athena SWAN

Promoting equality in the sciences

In April 2016 the School of Sociology, Social Policy and Social Work was awarded a bronze Athena SWAN charter mark.

Athena Swan

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