Study a taught masters degree at the UK's top Sociology department for research

We are known for our creative approach towards the discipline and for our world-leading work in the areas of culture, crime, health, interaction, gender and sexuality, science, technology, and media. We have a vibrant international research culture which translates directly into our postgraduate degrees. Our courses are designed to be lively and imaginative whilst also providing you with skills that will be of use to you when you graduate. 

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Research Excellence Framework 2014

Sociology at York is ranked 1st in the UK for research quality by the recent major Research Excellence Framework review (REF 2014). 

Two-months after completing my Masters degree, I secured a job as an SEO and Social Media Analyst at the Telegraph Media Group. 

Christopher Clemo

MA Social Media and Social Research

Graduate 2015