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About the Faculty
The Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences consists of six academic Schools and is the largest and most complex Faculty in the University, with over 300 academic, administrative and technical staff as well as 4,000+ undergraduate and postgraduate students. It is also home to the University's Language Learning Unit, offering a wide range of support and study opportunities in English and Modern Languages.
The two Research Institutes (for the Humanities and the Social Sciences) have responsibility for generating and supporting research, knowledge transfer activities, hosting visiting academics, organising research seminars and conferences and the training and supervision of research students.