Thinking about postgraduate study/research in Criminology?
Whether you are interested in continuing your criminological study post-degree, returning to study after work, or looking to study alongside your career, we have something for you. We currently offer the following postgraduate opportunities:
MA, PgCert, PgDip
Combining theoretical reflection and practical application, the course provides you with an opportunity to specialise in the latest developments in criminology, criminal justice and governance studies.
Professional Doctorate (DCrim)
The DCrim builds on the established and very successful UG and PGT provision in Criminology and Criminal Justice in the School to provide a specialist route for professionals and managers working in the field of criminal justice, or in related fields, who wish to embark on doctoral study located within their own professional discipline and practice.
PhD / MPhil
The criminology group at the Centre for Social Policy is dedicated to the advancement of research in the fields of crime, punishment and criminal justice, grounded in sociological, theoretical, public policy and systematic empirical approaches.
MRes, PgCert, PgDip
The MRes Social Science Research Methods is designed to provide a thorough grounding in a range of qualitative and quantitative research skills and methodologies essential to the systematic research practice demanded in many professional environments, or to pave the way to further postgraduate study.