Coronavirus information and guidance

Prospective students

At St Andrews, you will become part of a vibrant student and staff environment with regular events – from conferences and talks with international speakers to film screenings and small social events. Whether joining the undergraduate programme, which offers single or combined Honours degrees, or the international postgraduate community (MRes or PhD), you will acquire a powerful set of relevant analytical skills.

Social Anthropology degrees resonate strongly with the demands of today’s job market where analytical tools for understanding inter-cultural processes are critical to a variety of careers. The University has a Careers Centre, which has a wealth of information about careers for Social Anthropology graduates.

PhD supervisor with a student