The mission of the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences is to create knowledge and a better world. The Faculty prides itself on the quality of its teaching and its commitment to research and places a strong emphasis on the role of debate and discussion in the development of knowledge and analytical skills.
The Faculty is home to the following seven academic units:
- Department of History
- Department of Politics and Public Administration
- Department of Sociology
- School of Culture and Communication
- School of Law
- School of Modern Languages and Applied Linguistics
- Irish World Academy of Music and Dance.