MRes Criminology (Social Statistics) / Overview
Year of entry: 2019
- Degree awarded
- Master of Research in Criminology (Social Stats)
- 12 months full-time and 27 months part-time
- Entry requirements
A minimum Upper Second class honours degree, or the overseas equivalent, at undergraduate level, in a relevant social science discipline, and must have completed a quantitative research methods course unit and have studied criminological and/or sociological theory at undergraduate level or above.
- Number of places/applicants
- There is no limit on the number of places available.
- How to apply
We require the following documents before we can consider your application.
- One academic references on letter headed paper.
We do not request references on an applicant's behalf and it is your responsibility to ensure your referee knows how to provide your reference to us. The reference must be submitted on official headed paper or from an official organisational email address, it can be scanned and uploaded when you apply or emailed to email@example.com.
*You are no longer required to complete a referee report form for this course
- Transcripts of your studies to date, officially translated into English
- Degree certificate (if you have already graduated).
- If you are not from or did not graduate from a majority English speaking country as defined by the UKVI we will also require proof of your English language ability. If you have already taken an English language qualification, please include your certificate with your application. We may be willing to consider your application without this document, but if we choose to make you an offer, the conditions will include IELTS (or equivalent qualification).
The deadline for applications is 15 June for International applicants, and 15 August for Home/EU applicants.
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- You are considering doctoral research and/or planning a professional research career in criminology with a focus on social statistics and quantitative data analysis
- You are interested in advanced, systematic quantitative research methods and theoretical arguments in criminology or socio-legal studies
- You are looking for formal, comprehensive, multi-disciplinary training in quantitative research methodologies and transferable employment related skills
For entry in the academic year beginning September 2019, the tuition fees are as follows:
UK/EU students (per annum): £9,500
International students (per annum): £18,500
UK/EU students (per annum): £4,750
The fees quoted above will be fully inclusive for the course tuition, administration and computational costs during your studies.
All fees for entry will be subject to yearly review and incremental rises per annum are also likely over the duration of courses lasting more than a year for UK/EU students (fees are typically fixed for International students, for the course duration at the year of entry). For general fees information please visit: postgraduate fees . Always contact the department if you are unsure which fee applies to your qualification award and method of attendance.
Self-funded international applicants for this course will be required to pay a deposit of £1000 towards their tuition fees before a confirmation of acceptance for studies (CAS) is issued. This deposit will only be refunded if immigration permission is refused. We will notify you about how and when to make this payment.
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