Research course

Forensic and Investigative Science

Institution
University of Central Lancashire · School of Forensic and Investigative Sciences
Qualifications
PhDMPhilMDMSc by research

Entry requirements

MSc (by Research): A relevant lower second class Honours degree of a UK university; a relevant MA/MSc (taught), or equivalent. MPhil, MPhil/PhD: A relevant first/second class Honours degree; or a relevant MA/MSc of a UK university (or equivalent). MD (Res) candidates shall have held: a registrable medical qualification awarded by a UK university; and have held a research or teaching appointment for at least 3 years prior to entry for the degree; or have been engaged in the practice of medicine or surgery; and have been registered with the UK GMC or equivalent.

Months of entry

January, October, July, April

Course content

Highly committed to expanding research activities, the laboratories contain specialist equipment. Collaboration and support from industry, other institutions and international links have attracted large grants.

Information for international students

English language training is available to international students in the first year. Depending on qualifications, students may be asked to complete appropriate level 3 modules before commencing research. In addition to the tuiton fee, there will be a bench fee of approximately £3000 per annum, depending on the project.

Fees and funding

Research councils, industry, charities, university, self, companies, employer. There is a 20% discount for self-funding alumni.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

part time
84 months
full time
48 months

MPhil

full time
36 months
part time
60 months

MD

part time
48 months

MSc by research

part time
36 months
full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Prof Jai Singh, Dept Research Degrees Tutor
Email
jsingh3@uclan.ac.uk
Phone
(01772) 893515
Fax
(01772) 892929