Research course

Centre for Business Law and Practice

University of Leeds · School of Law
PhDMPhilMA by research

Entry requirements

Usually, upper 2nd class Bachelor(Hons) degree PLUS masters degree - OR First class Bachelor(Hons) degree. Equivalent International and European qualifications accepted.

Months of entry


Course content

A specialist research-based centre with interdisciplinary links. The centre emphasises the relationship between theories of regulation and the practical aspects of the subject.

Department specialisms

Corporate Law; Insurance Law; European Business Law; Employment Law; Sociolegal Studies; Business Regulation.

Information for international students

IELTS or TOEFL certificate may be required.

Fees and funding

The University of Leeds offers a number of awards for both Taught and Research postgraduate students.

Around half of our research students receive some kind of support from the University for their studies. We strongly encourage you to apply for one of these awards.

Take a look at the School of Law website for full details on funding available.

Qualification and course duration


full time
36+ months


full time
24+ months

MA by research

full time
12+ months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
0113 343 7573
0113 343 2452