Entry requirements for postgraduate taught programmes are a 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification (for example, GPA 3.0 or above) in a relevant subject.
Months of entry
The four core courses and two optional courses provide you with in-depth knowledge of current criminological issues and refine your social research abilities. For the MRes you will apply your analytical and research skills to a specialised topic and produce a dissertation.
- Understanding and explaining crime and social control
- Research and enquiry in crime and criminal justice
- Social science statistics 1
- Qualitative research methods.
At least one must be taken from the following
- Criminal justice: global challenges
- Rehabilitation and desistance from crime
- Penology and punishment
- Crime, media and popular culture
- Crime and community safety
- Criminological perspectives on security
- The global criminal economy.
Information for international students
IELTS 6.5 (with no subtest less than 6.5): ; MML: IELTS 7.5 (with no subtest less than 7.0) iBT TOEFL 92 (with no subtest lower than 23) Cambridge ESOL Certificate in Advanced English (CAE) - B minimum
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Clair Clarke