At York you will be taught by people who are defining the future of this fascinating discipline.
Critical, innovative and relevant, we are recognised internationally for our work in areas as diverse as science and technology, language and interaction, culture and new media, gender and sexualities, health medicine and the body, urban studies and criminology.
Our teaching and support will provide you with many opportunities to develop your sociological understanding and equip you with skills highly valued by potential employers.
We look forward to welcoming you.
Professor Robin Wooffitt, Head of Department
What our students say
Jack, Sociology with Criminology BA (Hons), 2nd year
"The course is excellent. The research and teaching staff are outstanding".
Watch our video about sociology to find out more
- Dr Dave Beer
If you would like some general information about studying at the University of York then visit our Study at York pages.