Law

City University London
In Islington (England)

Price on request

Important information

  • Foundation degree
  • Islington (England)
  • When:
    Flexible
Description

Overview At The City Law School, we are committed to the provision of high-quality graduate education and a stimulating research environment to study in. You will join the City Law School's thriving postgraduate research community, receiving the necessary support and training to develop successfully your research project. You will also have the opportunity to attend the School's research training seminars focused on research skills and methodologies and to present your work in progress at both weekly seminars and the annual School Postgraduate Forum. You will also become part of a stimulating research environment by participating in the activities of the School's research centres, institutes and groups.How to apply The City Law School Start Date: Admissions take place in late September and February each year. Entry Requirements Applicants should have a track record of high academic achievement, demonstrated by an LLB degree with at least a second class (upper division) or equivalent, and a Master's degree (in law or a related discipline) with at least a merit or equivalent. Applicants should also have achieved a strong merit in the Master's dissertation and demonstrate a suitable aptitude to undertake a course of independent research. English Language Requirements For applicants whose first language is not English, the following qualifications will meet the English language requirement for entry:A first degree from a UK university or from the CNAA.A first degree from an overseas institution recognised by the University as providing adequate evidence of proficiency in the English language, for example, from institutions in Australia or the USAGCE O-level/GCSE English language or English literature, grade C minimum.An overall score of 7.0 in the English Language Testing System (IELTS) with a...

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Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
Flexible
Islington
Northampton Square, EC1V 0HB , London, England
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What you'll learn on the course

English Language
IT Law
IT
English
Law
University
School

Course programme

The award of an MPhil or a PhD requires the submission of a thesis for examination at a viva voce (oral examination) by two examiners, at least one of whom is external to the University. A PhD thesis (up to 100,000 words) must be an original and substantial piece of work which makes a contribution to the relevant literature. An MPhil thesis (up to 50,000 words) must be an original work or a critical exposition of existing knowledge. All students are initially registered for the MPhil degree. Those students who wish to proceed to a PhD must upgrade within 18 months (30 months for part-time students).

Research Areas

The City Law School's internationally recognised experts conduct research into all major areas of laws. Our research centres, institutes and groups promote cutting-edge research with a view to advancing knowledge and bringing value to society.

* Centre for Child and Family Law Reform
* Centre for Crime and Justice Research
* Centre for Law Justice and Journalism
* Centre for the Study of Legal Professional Practice
* Institute for the Study of European Laws (ISEL)
* International Law and Affairs Group (ILAG)
* London Universities Maritime Law and Policy Research Group (LUMLP)

Find out about the research interests of our current students.

Additional information

Fees

  • Full-time EU: £10,500 per year
  • Part-time EU: £5,250 per year
  • Full-time Non EU: £10,500 per year
  • Part-time Non EU: £5,250 per year

Funding

Eligibility

  • Applicants should have a track record of high academic achievement, demonstrated by an LLB degree with at least a second class (upper division) or equivalent,...