Social Science and Humanities

As a former student of the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, you join over 60,000 fellow alumni based in over 125 countries around the world.

Graduates from the Faculty of Social Science and Humanities have gone on to work in a wide range of industries. They include Gloria de Piero (Member of Parliament for Ashfield and Eastwood), Carrie Gracie (China Editor, BBC), Stephen K Amos (comedian and television personality), Baroness Caroline Cox (Crossbench member of the House of Lords), and Nelufar Hedayat (journalist and presenter for organisations including the BBC and Channel 4).

The Faculty's graduates find employment with a diverse array of organisations including the BBC, the Ministry of Justice, Allen & Overy, the Civil Service, the London Borough of Tower Hamlets, Transport for London, Amazon, EY, and universities. Many graduates also choose to work on a freelance basis, or pursue further study.

View a selection of alumni profiles below and see where your Social Sciences and Humanities qualification could take you.

Alexandra Kavanagh Alexandra Kavanagh

Subject of study:BA Modern History
Year of graduation: 2006
Current position: Exhibitions Manager/Exhibitions Officer, The British Library

 

 

 

Anna Beecher Anna Beecher

Subject of study: Creative Writing With English Literature
Year of graduation: 2014
Current position: Writer and Creative Freelancer

 

 

 

Anna SowaAnna Sowa

Subject of study: BA Arabic with International Relations
Year of graduation: 2010
Current position: Researcher and Producer, Chouette Films

 

 

 

Anthony ChanningAnthony Channing

Subject of study: French and Arabic
Year of graduation: 2010
Current position: Supply Chain Manager, Médecins Sans Frontières

 

 

 

Camille Brochant de VilliersCamille Brochant de Villiers

Subject of study: BA International Relations
Year of graduation: 2013
Current position: Brand and Sales Coordinator, Sanrio Company Ltd

 

 

 

Coral BrownCoral Brown

Subject of study: English Language With English Literature
Year of graduation: 2014
Current position: Social Media Officer and Blogger, Beyond Skin

 

 

 

David Akin-SamuelsDavid Akin-Samuels

Subject of study: LLB (Hons)
Year of graduation: 2009
Current position: Partner/Solicitor, Church Street Solicitors

 

 

 

Eleanor JamesEleanor James

Subject of study: MA Translation & Interpreting
Year: of graduation: 2012
Current position: Project Leader, Picnic

 

 

 

Jack HartJack Hart

Subject of study: BA Politics / MRes International Environmental Policy and Politics
Year of graduation: 2011
Current position: Senior Researcher - Crime and Policing, Greater London Authority Conservatives

 

 

 

Jingqi ZhouJingqi Zhou

Subject of study: MA Interpreting
Year of graduation: 2013
Current position: Head of Interpreting and Translation Services / Interpreter Trainer, Shanghai Grouphorse Translations Co, Ltd

 

 

 

Mary-Ann WrightMary-Ann Wright

Subject of study: Law LLB (Hons)
Year of graduation: 1993
Current position: Partner and Head of Family Law London and Birmingham, DWF LLP

 

 

 

Dr Michelle UlyattDr Michelle Ulyatt

Subject of study: BA (Hons) Politics
Year of graduation: 2002
Current position: PR manager, DFDS

 

 

 

Mulika SannieMulika Sannie

Subject of study: LLB Law and LLM Entertainment Law
Year of graduation: 2002, 2005
Current position: Senior Business Affairs Manager (Lawyer), Kobalt Music Group Limited

 

 

 

Paul SmithPaul Smith

Subject of study: BA History with Politics
Year of graduation: 2008
Current position: Public Affairs Manager, RSPCA Cymru

 

 

 

Philip LilliefelthPhilip Lilliefelth

Subject of study: Politics & International Relations
Year of graduation: 2009
Current position: Founder & CEO, Pansofica Systems

 

 

 

Rebekah JonesRebekah Jones

Subject of study: LLB Law (Hons)
Year of graduation: 2013
Current position: Trainee Solicitor, BBC

 

 

 

Shana Ting LiptonShana Ting Lipton

Subject of study: Graduate Diploma in Law
Year of graduation: 2014
Current position: Journalist and Branded Content Producer, various employers including CNN, British Journal of Photography, Delta Airlines Sky magazine, etc

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