Cambridge – Social Anthropology

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Cambridge is the world’s top rated anthropology department, with a diverse community of researchers and students, and resources such as an anthropology museum, and a Visual Anthropology Lab with filmmaking equipment.

Students that would like to study with us can apply to our degree in Human Social and Political Sciences, and learn more about our Social Anthropology courses here.

The department has two great resources for people that want to know more about Social Anthropology: the Cambridge Encyclopedia of Anthropology, and the podcast series Camthropod.

Social Anthropology ✔️
Biological Anthropology ✔️
Material Culture/Archaeology ✔️
Entry Requirements A*AA/IB 40–42/20 or 21 at HL
Preferred Subjects No preferences
Single Honours?BA Human, Social and Political Sciences
BA Archaeology (Biological Anthropology is offered through the Archaeology course, either as a stand-alone track or as a combination with Archaeology)
Joint Honours?Social Anthropology with A) Politics and International Relations B) Sociology
BA Archaeology (Biological Anthropology is offered through the Archaeology course, either as a stand-alone track or as a combination with Archaeology)
Part-time option?No
Contact lmb97@cam.ac.uk
enquiries@socanth.cam.ac.uk