Research course

Security and Crime Science

UCL - University College London · Security and Crime Science

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Entry requirements

Evidence of graduate research experience for example a Master's degree and a minimum of an upper second-class UK Bachelor's degree, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Months of entry


Course content

The department of security and crime science is widely recognised for the impact that its research has had on real-world crime problems. Consequently we have long established links with police forces, policy makers, academic research centres of excellence and security organisations from both the UK and further afield.

The department of security and crime sciences is organised into five centres of excellence:

  • Geographical Analysis
  • The Designing Out Crime Group
  • The Crime Policy and Evaluation Group
  • Terrorism and Organised Crime
  • Forensic Science

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MPhil/PhD
    part time
    60 months
      full time
      36 months

      Course contact details

      Ms Amy Clemens