Department of Criminology and Social Sciences

The Department of Criminology and Social Sciences at Derby encompasses criminology, policing, social sciences and political sciences.

Our courses are vibrant, engaging and innovative, and you’ll be developing your professional skills from day one. We will arm you with the latest knowledge and innovative skills for you to understand and ultimately change our social world.

You will study at One Friar Gate Square, our iconic site in the heart of the city, alongside students studying Law. Being surrounded by a like-minded community of students will allow you to engage with those who are focused on seeking justice and making a difference, and will allow you draw upon the skills and expertise of a much wider academic team.

Our postgraduate subjects