What will I learn?

This course equips you with transferable skills in both quantitative and qualitative research that are useful for various careers. Sociology is an exciting and challenging discipline that considers society, culture and institutions, helping us make sense of global and social change. You will have the opportunity to do a voluntary work placement in year 2 and to enrol on our international exchange programme. Graduates typically seek employment in areas such as social research, policing, the voluntary sector, the housing and welfare services, journalism, the civil service and teaching. The degree also allows for progression on to postgraduate study.

Which department am I in?

School of Applied Social Science

Study options

Full Time (3 Years)

Tuition fees
£14,604.00 (US$ 18,071) per year
This is a fixed fee

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

September 2020



Mithras House,

Lewes Road,


Brighton & Hove,

BN2 4AT, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Pass the High School Graduation Diploma (HSGD) with a GPA of 3.0 overall. Plus one of the following: a score of 1600/2400 on pre-2016 SAT Reasoning Test (SAT); a score of 1050/1600 on the new SAT Reasoning Test (SAT); an ACT score of 24+; two Advanced Placement (AP) tests with scores of three or above (depending on the course you are applying for); two SAT Subject-specific Tests (SATS) with minimum scores of 580 in each. Minimum English language requirements: IELTS 6.0 (min 5.5 in all components).

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About this uni

Brighton welcomes over 3,000 international students each year and holds a TEF ‘Silver’ award.

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