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The British Sociological Association (BSA) is the largest sociological network in the UK.

The BSA promotes Sociology, supports sociologists, and is the public face of Sociology in Britain.

Membership of the BSA is open to everyone interested in the study of society from a sociological perspective. For information on BSA membership and to join, please visit

We actively promote the study of Sociology by running a wide range of events and public lectures across the UK. Visit our Events page to find out about our upcoming events. 

The BSA operates a network of over 40 study groups and several special interest groups. Visit the BSA Groups page to find out more.

BSA Members can learn about the highlights of the Association's activities and challenges in the previous year in our Annual Review.