SCHOOL OF SOCIAL SCIENCES

Transforming Society

Equipping individuals and communities with perspectives and skills for local, national, and global transformation, in the Jesuit tradition of excellence, service, and the promotion of justice

Body

The Ateneo School of Social Sciences is the largest of the five Loyola Schools in terms of student population, faculty members, and the number of academic departments, academic programs, and research/outreach centers. 

Its student body constitutes about a third of the total undergraduate student population, and almost half of the total graduate student population of the university.
It has six academic departments, six academic programs, and eight centers with 30 graduate programs, 15 undergraduate programs, 14 minor programs, and several extramural Asian language courses. Delivering these undergraduate and graduate programs and courses are 122 full-time and 219 part-time faculty members. Seven out of ten full-time faculty members and one in every four part-time faculty members are PhD-degree holders. Moreover, one in five ranked faculty members are Full Professors or Professor Emeriti.

SOSS News & Features

Departments & Programs

Social Science Building
Chinese Studies
Magisterial Lecture taping at Hyundai Hall, Arete
Communication
LS classroom
Development Studies
Migratory egret on campus
Japanese Studies
Path between RL and SOH
Korean Studies
University Road
Political Science
Loyola Heights campus in the morning, December 2021
Sociology and Anthropology

Events

Workshop / Seminar / Short Course

Pagdidisenyo ng Tagumpay sa Filipino

Mon, 20 Jun 2022

Online

Posible bang magtagumpay ang bawat estudyante? Palihan ito tungkol sa...

Workshop / Seminar / Short Course

Teachers Leading Change: Learning from an Emerging Future

Thu, 16 Jun 2022

Online

This workshop will focus on Teacher Leadership through the lens...

Workshop / Seminar / Short Course

Teaching Physics for Junior High School Teachers

Mon, 13 Jun 2022

Online

This workshop covers selected topics of Grade 8 Physics: Acceleration...

Workshop / Seminar / Short Course

Media and Information Literacy in the Classroom

Mon, 13 Jun 2022

Online

A collection of experiences and discussions for teachers and administrators...

Workshop / Seminar / Short Course

European History and Emergence of the European Union | Turo-Guro Summer 2022

Mon, 13 Jun 2022

Online

A short workshop introducing various bilingual modules that can be...

Ceremony

Paghahandong 2022: A Celebration of Student Leadership and Service

Mon, 06 Jun 2022

Online

Paghahandog is an annual celebration of student excellence in Sports...

Lecture

Kritika Kultura Lecture Series: Digital Humanities and Philippine Literature in Spanish

Thu, 02 Jun 2022

Ateneo de Manila University

In celebration of its 20th anniversary, Kritika Kultura, the international...

Workshop / Seminar / Short Course

Online Basic Conversational Cantonese (Cycle 2)

Fri, 27 May 2022

Online

Course Description This course is suitable for those who are...

Meeting / Consultation / Town hall / Forum

The President's Hour, May 2022

Fri, 27 May 2022

Online

In this session of The President's Hour, Fr Bobby will...

Workshop / Seminar / Short Course

The Site-Specific Nutrient Management Strategy for Rice: A Microeconomic Analysis

Wed, 25 May 2022

Online

As part of the Ateneo Department of Economics and ACERD...

Lecture

Book Talk on Pachinko

Wed, 25 May 2022

Online

The Ateneo Korean Studies Program would like to invite the...

Lecture

History Lecture Series: Introduction to Sartorial History

Mon, 23 May 2022

Online

The School of Social Sciences of the Ateneo de Manila...