Law (Research) University of Aberdeen

The Law School welcomes students who wish to pursue research degrees in law, and is able to provide supervision in a wide range of subjects. There is an active research community, and at any one time there are approximately 80 students from many parts of the world registered for a PhD or Masters Degree by research. Full time PhD students are provided with an office, a computer and access to the internet and printing facilities.

  • Qualification

    Doctor of Philosophy - PhD

  • Study mode

    Distance learning (full-time)

  • Start date

    * Start at any time

  • Duration

    36 months

* You can start this course at any time. Please contact the provider for further information.

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Entry requirements

A good Honours degree; a good Master's degree in a relevant subject area. Applicants who have been educated in the medium of English are still required to meet the English language requirements (certain countries may be exempted from this requirement). This programme requires that applicants meet the 'Postgraduate Standard' level of English proficiency. Applicants who are in doubt about their proficiency in English should contact the British Council office or its equivalent in their country. For applicants whose 1st language is not English, it is important that their proficiency in English is good in order for them to study successfully at the University.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £4,052 * Year 1
EU £4,052 * Year 1
International £14,300 Year 1
England £4,052 * Year 1
Northern Ireland £4,052 * Year 1
Scotland £4,052 * Year 1
Wales £4,052 * Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Sponsorship information

There are various sources of funding to support you during your period of study. We have a number of scholarships and bursaries available to our students, and external sources of funding available.

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