Research course

Law & Criminology

Aberystwyth University · Aberystwyth Law School

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Entry requirements

A minimum of an upper 2nd-class degree is required to study for a PhD or a MPhil.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Excellent research facilities, with a large law library and postgraduate computer facilities housed within the department. The National Library of Wales is also situated next to the main campus.

Department specialisms

Most major areas of Law; specialised subjects such as Environmental Law; Public Procurement Law; Business Law; European Law.

Research Excellence Framework (REF) score

96.5% of submitted publications were of an internationally recognised standard

Information for international students

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Fees and funding

UK students
International students

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Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    full time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    60 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Prof Ryszard Piotrowicz
+44 (0)1970 622720