University of Westminster

Course Introduction

Based within our Westminster Law School our research programme in law supports work within the core areas of law including commercial, banking and corporate law; criminal and comparative law; EU law and competition law; international law; human rights; entertainment, media and intellectual property law; international trade law; public law; and maritime and transport law. We also support work within interdisciplinary fields such as law and geography; law and literature; law and philosophy; law and society; law, gender and sexuality. We especially welcome applications that encourage an interdisciplinary and critical approach to research.

Course Additional Entry

You will need: a minimum classification of 2.1 in a 1st degree (or equivalent); and, preferably, a Master's degree (or Master's degree pending); and (if English is not your 1st language): appropriate English language qualifications (you will normally be required to achieve minimum IELTS scores of 6.5 or equivalent). You will also need to have the commitment and motivation to undertake a sustained programme of independent and self'directed study and training as a researcher.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 - 4 years
Distance Learning