Entry requirements

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The LLM in Criminal Justice at the University of Aberdeen offers you outstanding research strength from the School of Law, and course module options which are both of international and / or comparative relevance which meet the demand for studying contemporary issues in comparative criminal justice at an advanced level.

Criminal Justice has long been an important area for study and is still developing fast particularly in the international arena. There is increased worldwide interest in ensuring that criminal justice systems comply with human rights requirements in order to ensure that states’ implementation and enforcement of the criminal law, through investigation, trial and punishment, respect the civil liberties of citizens accused of crime.


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Fees and funding

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 or 36 months

Course contact details

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+44(0)1224 274260