King's College London

Course Introduction

While graduate research opportunities are organised through the School of Law, students may find that their work is related to research undertaken at 1 of the research centres associated with the School; the School is home to the Centre of European Law, the Centre of Medical Law and Ethics, the Centre for Technology, Ethics, Law and Society, the International Centre for Prison Studies, the Institute for Criminal Policy Research and the Centre of Construction Law and Dispute Resolution; in addition, there are strong links between the School and the Centre for Crime and Justice Studies and the British Institute of Human Rights.

Course Modules

Research includes: a comparative study of defamation law and conflict rules on defamation (AHRC funded); the governance and legal accountability of European security (King's continuation scholarship funded); the dialectic of international investment jurisprudence (graduate school funded); the interplay between public and private competition law enforcement (Centre of European Law Scholarship funded); the policing of protest (ESRC funded).

Course Additional Entry

Minimum 2.1 Honours degree in law; normally a relevant graduate degree of at least a merit in a subject relevant to the research proposal; or overseas qualifications of equivalent standard.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 - 3 years
Full Time
MPhil £16,600  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 - 3 years
Full Time
MPhil £6,300  Academic year. First year home fees
4 - 6 years
Part Time
MPhil £8,300  Academic year. First year overseas fees
4 - 6 years
Part Time
MPhil £3,150  Academic year. First year home fees
2 - 3 years
Full Time
PhD £16,600  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 - 3 years
Full Time
PhD £6,300  Academic year. First year home fees
4 - 6 years
Part Time
PhD £8,300  Academic year. First year overseas fees
4 - 6 years
Part Time
PhD £3,150  Academic year. First year home fees