When you join our thriving community of postgraduate research students, you’ll become part of a supportive and friendly environment where we are dedicated to understanding some of society’s most challenging issues.
A research degree in Criminology gives you the chance to pursue a project based around your own passions and interests, leading to a qualification which can open the door to an academic career or boost employment prospects in a range of other fields.
Your research degree will typically last from three years (full-time) to six years (part-time) for a PhD, or two years (full-time) to four years (part-time) for an MPhil.
We have a wide range of expertise, and we invite applications for research degrees in the following areas:
- Cybercrime and Terrorism
- Medical Law
- Neurocriminology and Bioethics
- Probation and Offender Management services
- Sentencing and Courts
- Sex Work
- Violent and Sex Offenders
- Youth Justice