MPhil Criminology / Overview

Year of entry: 2019

Degree awarded
Master of Philosophy (MPhil)
Duration
1 year (full-time); 2 years (part-time)
Entry requirements

Normally a good Second Class Honours degree, or the overseas equivalent, in a relevant discipline is required. 

The documents that applicants are required to submit to constitute a full application are outlined on our postgraduate research application page .

Full entry requirements

How to apply

Apply online

Programme options

Full-time Part-time Full-time distance learning Part-time distance learning
MPhil Y Y N N

Programme overview

  • Work closely with the Centre for Criminology and Criminal Justice.
  • Deep dive into specialist subjects including desistance, fraud, drugs, cryptomarkets, modern slavery, corruption, organised crime, policing and punishment, among others.
  • Pursue research excellence in an environment that supports intellectual and personal development.

Open days

The University holds regular open days, where you will have the opportunity to tour the campus and find out more about our facilities and courses.

For more information, see Open days .

Fees

For entry in the academic year beginning September 2019, the tuition fees are as follows:

  • MPhil (full-time)
    UK/EU students (per annum): £4,327
    International students (per annum): £18,500
  • MPhil (part-time)
    UK/EU students (per annum): £2,163
    International students (per annum): £9,250

Scholarships/sponsorships

Self-funded graduates of the Manchester Law School, who have applied within 3 years of graduation, will receive a loyalty discount of 20% on their annual tuition fees when they register for the programme.  

We have a number of funding opportunities available.

Contact details

School/Faculty
School of Law
Contact name
Mrs Laura Littlewood
Telephone
+ 44 (0)161 306 1279
Facsimile
+ 44 (0)161 275 4724
Email
Website
http://www.law.manchester.ac.uk/study/postgraduate-research/
School/Faculty
See: About Us .

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