Sociology at Glasgow has been ranked 2nd in the UK by the highly influential Guardian University Guide for 2017.  Student satisfaction with our teaching is also the highest in the country.
View the Guardian University guide 2017: league table for sociology

We are internationally recognised for research that is informed by theory and explored through observation, experience and experiment.

At the highest level, we contribute to academic and policy debates in:

  • culture and theory
  • criminology
  • racism
  • gender
  • sexuality
  • disability; and
  • media studies.

Study with us, and you can learn from our innovative and rigorous research approach. We have a unique combinaiton of degrees to choose from, and we work to build employability into your learning, ensuring that you get the best possible head-start for your career after graduation.

We are ranked 2nd in the UK in the Guardian University guide 2017, and our high standard of teaching is reflected in National Student Survey results: in 2015 students gave our courses an overall satisfaction score of 89%.