University of Bradford: Sociology, Social Policy and Crime MA

InstitutionUniversity of Bradford View institution profile
Department School of Social Sciences
Telephone 01274 236088
Study type Taught


This new full-time programme gives you the social policy insight and leadership skills required for senior roles in sectors such as:

- Government

- NGO / third sector

- Criminal justice system

The programme provides an interdisciplinary approach to the study of social sciences, equipping you with a deep understanding of social, criminological and cultural factors at work in contemporary societies in the UK and abroad. Modules address topics including:

- crime and identity

- asylum-seekers

- human rights

- social exclusion

- social policy research methods

The inclusion of an elective module enables you to choose any module from the University's postgraduate portfolio, allowing you to tailor the programme according to your personal intellectual interest and/or career aspirations.

The MA in Sociology, Social Policy and Crime is taught by experienced staff with strong research records in sociology, social policy and vocational and professional subjects such as education and social work.


The University of Bradford is ranked 301-400 in the world for Social Sciences in the 2019 Times Higher Education World University Rankings.


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With over 50 years of academic excellence behind us as a University, we continue to grow our postgraduate reputation, course provision, and research impact.

We have always been pioneers in developing new course subjects and modes of teaching, reflecting and anticipating the needs of employers, our students, and society as a whole.

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We offer over 200 postgraduate taught programmes, research opportunities and CPD modules, focusing on the ever-changing global business, social, scientific and environmental landscapes.

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