Research course

Advanced Policing Studies

Institution
Liverpool John Moores University · Faculty of Arts, Professional and Social Studies
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

You will need:
  • a minimum 2:1 honours degree in a relevant subject
  • a Masters degree with a research dissertation in a relevant subject
  • to have had research training directly related to the PhD project
Additional information
  • If you have qualifications other than those above, your application will be considered individually on merit. Appropriate research and previous experience will be taken into account.

Months of entry

January, December, November, October, September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February

Course content

LJMU's Centre for Advanced Policing Studies is at the forefront of developing new research in policing, criminal justice, security and related fields.
  • Join an ambitious School and student/staff body known for its impactful and sector-leading research
  • Explore the availability of research scholarships
  • Experience expert supervision from former serving officers, practitioners and leading academics
  • Receive research training and opportunities to communicate research within and outside the University
  • Benefit from excellent facilities and great multi-discipline connections
The Liverpool Centre for Advanced Policing Studies has significant expertise in the Policing sector and can thus provide supervision in a wide range of topics. We are particularly interested in interdisciplinary methodologies. Our suite of Policing Studies qualifications are focused on developing the professionalisation agenda for policing and we work with the professional body, the College of Policing, as well as local policing organisations to ensure the relevance, credibility, and currency of its courses.

Information for international students

Please note: All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC.

Contact LJMU's International Admissions Team for guidance on visa information. Further information is also available from our international web pages.

Fees and funding

Please see the course page for more information.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
48 months
part time
84 months

MPhil

part time
48 months
full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
courses@ljmu.ac.uk
Phone
0151 231 5090