Why Choose ANU for Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

We are social scientists, philosophers, leaders, historians, artists and musicians. We speak many languages, explore many cultures, and work around the globe. We do this not only to understand the world around us, but to solve problems and create a better world.

ANU students are ambitious, smart and focused. At Australia’s Number 1 University*, they gain the knowledge and opportunities to forge fulfilling careers and make a difference. Are you ready to take the leap?

Where in the world can humanities, arts and social sciences take you?

How do I enrol in a Flexible Double Degree through UAC?

Flexible Double Degrees allow you to study two undergraduate degrees at the same time and choose from hundreds of possible combinations, across three groups. Search for 'Flexible Double' on the UAC website in the course finder search bar.

  1. Arts, Social Sciences, Business and Science (4 years)
  2. Engineering and Advanced Computing (5 years)
  3. Law (5 years)

World University Rankings

*In the QS World University Rankings, ANU is ranked in the top 30 globally in various disciplines, more than any other Australian university:

QS ranking 2018/2019

World Australia

24

1

QS subject rankings 2018

Subject World Australia

Anthropology

7

1

Politics & International Studies

8

1

Development Studies

9

1

Geography

12

1

History

12

1

Sociology

13

1

Archaeology

14

1

Social Policy & Adminstration

17

1

Philosophy

20

1

Economics & Econometrics

24

2

English Language & Literature

26

3

Linguistics

27

2

Modern Languages

29

2

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