A 2.1 Honours degree or non-UK equivalent in law or other subject with at least 50% of the credits in law.
Months of entry
This programme provides you with an excellent preparation for further research in Law, serving as a qualification in its own right and a platform for PhD study.
- There is a strong emphasis on research training, in order to help you develop generic research knowledge and skills.
- You will be introduced to legal research methodologies, the ethics of legal research, key traditions of legal inquiry and basic concepts of legal thought.
- You will benefit from our excellent facilities including the dedicated School of Law library; our main University library also contains our extensive collection of legal materials and official publications and is a European Documentation Centre.
- We have a very vibrant mooting programme and a dedicated Moot Courtroom. We have an outstanding record of success and you can participate in internal, national and international mooting competitions.
- We organise a series of lectures featuring talks from highly successful judges and lawyers.
Information for international students
This one-year masters programme is eligible for a new, streamlined visa application process: find out more
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
Further details of qualification
The Master of Research in Law offers you an advanced introduction to the study of Law.
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Admissions