The UNSW School of Social Science is at the forefront of research and evidence-based learning. We equip you with the critical thinking skills that will enable you to make a positive impact on the world.
Understand Power. Lead with Difference. Change the World.
At UNSW Social Sciences, the study of Politics and International Relations focuses on the complexities of government and global politics. We help you think critically about the most pressing challenges that face our world today.
The UNSW School of Social Sciences is committed to being a valued partner, making an impact on contemporary and social issues, providing expertise and thought leadership, and contributing to public debate.
The School of Social Sciences strongly supports the University’s commitment to celebrate and respect Indigenous knowledge and recognise the distinctive social justice aspirations and rights of Indigenous Australians, as highlighted in the UNSW
Discover our high-impact subject areas at UNSW Social Sciences. These subject areas combine theoretical knowledge with practical application. From criminology to social work, each area is designed to help you become a contributor of social change.
Your time at uni should be successful and memorable. That’s why we offer a range of exciting and rewarding opportunities for current and prospective students, to help you get the most from your university experience