College of Humanities & Social Science

About the College

Information about the College, including management structure, staff contacts, and key strategies and policies.


George Square gardens in spring
The College offers first-class teaching and research across a very wide range of academic disciplines.

History & structure

55-60 George Square
The College of Humanities and Social Science was formed in 2002, bringing together the former faculties of Arts, Divinity, Education, Law, Music and Social Science.


56 George Square, front door
The College of Humanities and Social Science is the largest of the three Colleges in the University of Edinburgh and has 11 Schools.

Our affiliates

The College has a number of affiliates, both within and outside of the University.

Staff contacts

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Find contact details for staff in our College Office teams and across our schools.

College strategies & policies

Information on the College's academic strategy and administration, and general policies on diversity, disability and other important areas.