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M.Phil in Law leading to Ph.D


Course Description

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.

Scholarships/sponsorships:
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

Visit the M.Phil in Law leading to Ph.D page on the University of Manchester website for more details!

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Scholarships for postgraduate Law students - No. of awards TBC

Alumni Loyalty Bursary Scheme
£3,000 reduction on tuition fees for University of Manchester graduates
Available to students who have received a first class honours degree and apply for master's study within three years of graduating
Available for international, EU and home students who will study full-time, part-time or by distance learning
For further information see the Alumni Loyalty Bursary page http://www.law.manchester.ac.uk/fees/postgraduate-taught/alumni-bursary-scheme/Scholarships for postgraduate Law students
Full and partial scholarships to cover tuition fees (£6,500 full time home, £3,250 part time home, £14,500 international) paid for the 2015-16 academic year
Available to applicants who have accepted an unconditional offer to study an LLM or MA by 30 June 2015, and have a first class honours degree in law or equivalent
For further information see the Scholarships for postgraduate Law students page

Value of Scholarship(s)

Full and partial scholarships to cover tuition fees (£6,500 full time home, £3,250 part time home,

Eligibility

The School of Law offers a range of funding opportunities for students continuing their education with a taught postgraduate master's course.

Application Procedure

For further information on our bursaries see the Alumni Loyalty Bursary page http://www.law.manchester.ac.uk/fees/postgraduate-taught/alumni-bursary-scheme/

For further information on our scholarships see the Scholarships for postgraduate Law students page
http://www.law.manchester.ac.uk/fees/postgraduate-taught/postgraduate-law/

Further Information

http://www.law.manchester.ac.uk/fees/postgraduate-taught/



Entry Requirements

2: 1 or equivalent

Course Fees

O/S - £10,800 per annum; H/EU - £3,390 per annum FT, £1,695 PT (2009 entry)


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