Social Sciences Outreach Team

Delivering outreach and aspiration raising activities on behalf of the Faculties of Business, Education, Social Sciences and Law, and Environment.

Information for Teachers & Advisors

Find out more about our outreach programme, upcoming events and how we can help support your students

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Information for Prospective Students

Discover the wide range of courses we have on offer and opportunities to visit the University, including our subject taster days

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COVID-19 Update

Following Government guidance, the University have decided that all non-essential contact should now be avoided, so we are have postponed the majority of our outreach activities for the remainder of 2019/20. In 2020/21 we will be delivering a considerable amount of outreach activity through a variety of online channels, for more details, check back here soon, follow us on Twitter: @socscioutreach or email:


About the Team

The Social Sciences Outreach Team deliver an annual programme of outreach and widening participation activities on behalf of the:

Faculty of Business (Leeds University Business School)

Faculty of Social Sciences (School of Education, School of Law, POLIS – Politics and International Studies, and School of Sociology and Social Policy)

Faculty of Environment (School of Geography)

Representing a wide range of undergraduate disciplines, the team works alongside current students, academic and admissions colleagues to provide an extensive range of talks, workshops and subject taster sessions, delivered both on campus and in schools and colleges across the country.