Entry requirements

Students on this course have typically achieved a 2:2 or higher from one of the following areas: Criminology, Sociology, Social Work, Psychology, Police Studies or Criminal Justice. However, we're also interested in hearing from anyone working in a related field.

Months of entry


Course content

At Buckinghamshire New University, we have a long history of education in policing and courses designed to help manage crime in society. Our wide range of courses give real depth to our knowledge and our academic team continue to push the boundaries with new research.

Our MSc in Criminology, Communities and Disorder combines sociology wth criminology, enabling you to gain a broad but in-depth understanding of many contemporary social issues. You can apply this outlook more specifically to social disorder and community issues, giving you the grounding you need to improve career prospects.

Information for international students

For further suppport and advice please visit our International Students section on our website

Fees and funding

If you have any questions regarding fees, please email the Enquiries Team or call 0330 123 2023.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Enquiries Team
+44(0) 1494 605060