MPhil Programmes in Law, Socio-Legal Studies,Criminology, and Health Care Ethics
The Manchester Law School is one of the oldest and most prestigious in the UK with strengths in common and public law, jurisprudence, EU law, commercial law, intellectual property law, criminology, socio-legal studies and bioethics.
The School was awarded a 5 in both of the last two Research Assessment Exercises. Our students have access to one of the best law libraries in the country, a wide variety of web-based resources, and the School's active seminar programme. All research students receive formal training in research methods.
Suitably qualified applications may register for MPhil leading to PhD.
Duration: 12 months full-time, 24 months part-time.
A number of funding opportunities are available to applicants registering for MPhil leading to PhD. Information is available from the School of Law website: http://www.law.manchester.ac.uk/postgraduate/research/funding/index.html
Academic entry requirements: Normally a Merit, or the overseas equivalent, at postgraduate level in the relevant discipline is required. For applicants intending to progress to PhD, prior research training at postgraduate level is also required.
Entry dates: September, January, April or July
English language: Students whose first language is not English are required to hold IELTS 7.0, with a minimum writing score of 7, or TOEFL 625 paper based (with a minimum score on Test of Written English of 5.0) or 263 computer based, or Cambridge Proficiency Certificate, Grade C.
Further details are available at: http://www.law.manchester.ac.uk/postgraduate/research/index.html