MSc and MA degrees in Social Sciences – take your passion for your subject further at the University of Bath

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences Graduate School

University of Bath

In the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at the University of Bath we understand the importance of Social Sciences. We understand how Social Scientists are involved in solving the world’s biggest problems, and how Social Sciences can improve the societies we live in.

Our Graduate School offers a range of courses enabling you to take your studies and career further.

Our programmes

MA Education
MA International Education and Globalisation
MA Teaching English to Speaker of Other Languages (TESOL)
MSc International Development
MA International Relations
MA International Relations and European Politics
MA International Security
MA Interpreting and Translating
MA Translation and Professional Language Skills
MA Translation with Business Interpreting (Chinese)
MSc Sport and Exercise Medicine
MSc Sports Physiotherapy
MSc Economics
MSc Economics and Finance
MSc Health Psychology

Plus, we’re pleased to announce two new courses for September 2017 entry:

MSc Applied Economics
MSc Applied Clinical Psychology (subject to approval)

Research excellence

At the University of Bath we’re proud that our research informs our teaching, and across our Departments our research is recognised as of the highest quality and of international importance according to the REF 2014. This means we deliver the highest quality teaching on our postgraduate programmes.


The UK government postgraduate loans for Masters courses were introduced from 2016. These provide up to £10,000 a year for taught Masters courses in all subject areas. In addition to this the University and Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences offer a limited number of scholarships and studentships.

General funding sources

For general sources of funding that may apply to this study opportunity, visit the page(s) below.

Contacts and how to apply

Administrative contact and how to apply:

Applications for our postgraduate courses are now open. For more information on how to apply visit our website.
If you have any questions, please get in touch with our Graduate School.