Minimum requirement: Upper 2nd-class degree in Law or an appropriate discipline or equivalent.
Months of entry
January, October, July, April
The Department offers well-qualified supervisors with a wide range of expertise as well as study space and dedicated computer services. Postgraduates are trained to use Westlaw and other on-line research facilities. Attendance at national and international conferences is encouraged. Research training programme undertaken in year 1 (or years 1-2 if part-time).
All major areas of Law including International Commercial Law, European Law, International Law and Human Rights.
Information for international students
Postgraduate student body includes students from Africa, North America, the Middle East and Europe. Many well-established support services including an "English for Law" course.
Fees and funding
Funding opportunities for law research are listed on our website.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Jane Sowler - Research Programme Administrator
- 0116 252 2352
- 0116 252 2699