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Faculty of Arts, Humanities
and Social Sciences

We nurture creativity through experimentation and risk-taking, and encourage critical thinking to educate, entertain, inspire and understand people, as well as improving their lives.

  • Our staff

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    Our staff

    Find out about our academics' teaching and research expertise. Search for their areas of interest, then get in touch using the contact details on their profile.

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  • Cambridge School of Art

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    Cambridge School of Art

    Combining the traditions of our past with the possibilities afforded by the latest technologies, we nurture creativity through experimentation and risk-taking to empower the makers and creators of the future.

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  • Cambridge School of Creative Industries

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    Cambridge School of Creative Industries

    Using our creative expertise and industry connections in Cambridge and beyond, we create experiences that entertain, educate, inspire and improve lives.

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  • Humanities and Social Sciences

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    Humanities and Social Sciences

    We believe in thinking critically about the past, present and future to challenge perceptions and better understand communities and people.

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  • ARU Language Centre

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    ARU Language Centre

    We can help you fine-tune your English language skills, prepare for the IELTS exam, gain English language teaching qualifications, and study for occupational language tests.

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  • Our research

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    Our research

    Our faculty is home to a diverse and energetic research culture, as shown by our growing numbers of research students, world-leading REF results and impressive record of external income generation.

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  • PhD project opportunities

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    PhD project opportunities

    Our staff have wide-ranging expertise and have identified various projects for which they welcome applications from prospective MPhil and PhD students.

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