School of Health in Social Science


The School of Health in Social Science is a leading provider of postgraduate and undergraduate education in health, health policy and related fields.

Medical School

We offer postgraduate degrees in Clinical Psychology, Counselling and Psychotherapy, Dementia, Health and Social Care and Nursing Studies, together with an honours degree in Nursing Studies and an expanding range of Continuing Professional Development opportunities





About us

The School of Health in Social Science has a transformational impact on individuals and communities through internationally excellent research, knowledge exchange, learning and teaching in health and social care.


The School is located in the newly refurbished north-west wing of the nineteenth century Medical School building designed by Sir Robert Rowand Anderson.