Entry requirements

A 2:1 honours degree or a Master's degree with a significant law element. Direct entry onto the PhD may be available with an appropriate Master's degree or MPhil qualification.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Research students are welcomed into a cross-disciplinary, collaborative academic community where they are encouraged to conduct research with the support of a dedicated supervisory team.

You will have access to structured training, research forums and networks. Training provides the opportunity to develop the research skills that can benefit your study and future career. You will be encouraged to present findings at conferences and symposia and some students may have the opportunity to undertake undergraduate teaching with the School, following appropriate training.

We encourage applications from students who wish to conduct research into any of our specialist areas of expertise, including EU law, international law, commercial law, dispute settlement and civil justice procedures, human rights and humanitarian law, environmental law and criminal justice.

Fees and funding

UK students
Full time: £4,600
International students
Full time: EU £4,600 Non EU £13,300

As a University of Lincoln postgraduate student, you may be eligible to apply for one of our generous scholarship packages. For more information about postgraduate funding and scholarships, please visit our website.

Qualification and course duration

MPhil

part time
36 months
full time
24 months

PhD

full time
36 months
part time
60 months

Course contact details

Name
Professor Matthew Hall
Email
mhall@lincoln.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1522 835559