Postgraduate courses

Our postgraduate courses will develop your capacity for imaginative, rigorous and critical thinking and as well as gaining in-depth subject specific knowledge, you will also develop the skills required to undertake criminological research. The curriculum you will study is underpinned by our expertise and innovation in research.

We offer the following postgraduate courses:

My experience has been nothing short of fascinating and I have had access to opportunities that I wouldn't have had elsewhere. The vast range of modules is impressive and the support provided by staff has enabled me to succeed in my studies.

Neeya, Criminology student

Our campus-based postgraduate courses are delivered through a variety of learning environments, combining traditional lecture/seminar style teaching with practical workshops and online activities. You will undertake a range of assessments which encourage you to consolidate and strengthen your academic skills.

Our courses provide you with a thorough knowledge of your chosen subject, and they enable you to develop transferable skills that are highly sought after by employers. If you are looking for a head-start in today’s competitive job market, our courses will provide you with the skills required. Likewise, if you are already in employment, studying one of our postgraduate courses gives a clear signal to employers that you are committed to advancing your career.

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AHRC Midlands3Cities funding for UK/EU students

The Midlands3Cities Doctoral Training Partnership is awarding up to 80 Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) PhD studentships for UK/EU applicants for 2018 entry.

Applications are now open.

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Deadline: Monday 15 January 2018.