Research course

Law

Institution
University of Surrey · Faculty of Management and Law
Qualifications
PhD

Entry requirements

Our expectation is that you hold at least a 2.1 Bachelors degree along with a Masters degree at a minimum of a merit level in Law, or other relevant discipline, from an approved university. If you are unable to offer these qualifications, you may still be considered for admission if you hold a first-class Bachelors degree in Law, or other relevant discipline, from an approved university, or a professional or other qualification deemed to be appropriate and equivalent.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The School of Law provides a stimulating and supportive environment for postgraduate study. Members of our academic staff have international reputations for research and are experienced legal practitioners, providing consultancy to law firms, governments, non-governmental organisations and businesses around the world. The School of Law also enjoys excellent links with local, national and international legal communities.
As a School of Law doctoral student, you will be part of a thriving community of researchers engaged in a wide range of projects, usually joining a subject or research group as well as participating alongside academic staff in the activities of the School of Law.

Information for international students

Non-native speakers of English will normally require IELTS 7.0 or above with a minimum of 6.5 in each component (or equivalent).

Fees and funding

UK students
£4,050
International students
£13,300

You may be considered for a Faculty postgraduate research studentship to cover fees and an annual stipend.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

part time
45-96 months
full time
33-48 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
lawadmissions@surrey.ac.uk
Phone
01483 686 300