Pre-arrival induction

Welcome to College of Social Sciences! We are so lucky to have you join us and we're very excited to welcome you to the College and our community of Social Scientists.


These webpages contain everything you need to know before you start your journey with us as well as being a useful tool throughout your studies – please make your way through them ahead of your start date. If you need anything, you can contact your Student Experience Team at

Find out about your School

We are the largest and most diverse College at UoB and we're very proud of our amazing staff and students. Here are our wider College webpages which include academic events, news and blogs. The College of Social Sciences is one of five Colleges at the University of Birmingham and includes four Schools:

Schools resources

Choose your School and level of study below to find out more.

Key Contacts

Useful information