Social Science

Whether improving national security, exploring issues of poverty, explaining human behavior, or taking a critical look at international trade, research in the social sciences at Princeton strives to advance knowledge of human society and address some of the largest societal problems of the 21st century.

The world is big, complex, and increasingly global. You can help make sense of it and the human and societal role within it with a degree in social science from a reputable university.

Admission Requirements

Fresh Entry


Direct Entry / Conversion

Departments, and Schools

International Relations & Diplomacy

Political Science



Public Administration