Entry requirements

Standard entry requirements are: * a masters degree by a UK university or a degree of a non UK institution deemed of equal standing * a first class or second upper class first bachelor degree award by a UK unviersity of a dgree of a non UK institution deemed of equal standing * a professional qualification recognised as equivalent to a degree * other qualifications and experience that have demonstrated that the applicant can meet the challenges and demands of the programme, and * two satisfactory references. Applicants may also be asked to provide an example of written work.

Months of entry


Course content

The Law and Criminal Justice Centre embraces a wide range of specialist topics, including Marine Law, Policing, Environment, Courts, Youth Justice, and many more.

The Centre's research broadly focuses on furthering reform, improving responses, and strengthening regulation of Legal and Criminal Justice issues. The Centre welcomes enquiries about post-graduate research opportunities from prospective students.

Department specialisms


Information for international students


Qualification and course duration


full time
24-48 months
part time
36-72 months


part time
24-48 months
full time
12-36 months

Course contact details

Law and Criminal Justice Centre