Research in the Faculty of Social & Behavioural Sciences is centred around five Research Priorities. These Research Priorities build on the proven expertise within the faculty and are closely connected to the university's research profile. The research contributes to the analysis and solution of topical issues.

Faculty research programmes

The research in the Research Priorities is provided by the following research programmes:

University themes

Utrecht University has focused its top research in four strategic themes and twelve focus areas in which academics from various disciplines work together on topical issues. The Faculty of Social & Behavioural Sciences is particularly involved in the following themes: