Social Anthropology at St Andrews is internationally renowned for its innovative teaching and cutting-edge research. Set in the beautiful setting of Scotland’s first university, we are famed for our outstanding results and friendly atmosphere. In the National Student Survey of Teaching 2017 we received 98% overall satisfaction and the Times Guide of Higher Education 2017 ranked us 4th in the UK for anthropology.
Department of Social Anthropology
University of St Andrews
71 North Street
Fife KY16 9AL
Phone : +44 (0)1334 462977
General and Sub-Honours Undergraduate Enquiries:
Mrs Mhairi Aitkenhead
General, Honours Undergraduate and Postgraduate Enquiries: Mrs Lisa Neilson
Guilherme Orlandini Heurich, UCLSocial Anthropology Seminar RoomNovember 3 @ 11:00 - 13:00
Susana de Matos Viegas, Lisbon UniversitySocial Anthropology Seminar RoomNovember 10 @ 11:00 - 13:00
Cathrine Degnen, University of NewcastleSocial Anthropology Seminar RoomNovember 17 @ 11:00 - 13:00
The End of the World as We Don’t Know it: Theoretical Prospects and Limitations of the Pandemic “Apocalypse”.
Christos Lynteris, University of St AndrewsSocial Anthropology Seminar RoomNovember 24 @ 11:00 - 13:00
Dr Alan CampbellSocial Anthropology Seminar RoomNovember 30 @ 17:00 - 19:00
We are proud to announce that according to the Complete University Guide 2018, the Department of Social Anthropology at the University of St Andrews now ranks number one in the UK for student satisfaction and fourth in its overall score.
Some of our students were busy earlier this year recording the typical, and not so typical, activities that Social Anthropology students at St Andrews get up to.
The Department of Social Anthropology has been ranked 5th in the UK for student satisfaction out of 32 departments with a 98% student satisfaction score in 2017.
A warm welcome to our new Social Anthropology students! To introduce you to the Department and help you find your feet, we’ve prepared some introductory materials for a welcome pack which we encourage you all to read.