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PhD/Mphil Criminology - Gender, Crime and Violence

University of Leicester

Criminology at Leicester offers supervision for the degrees of: Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) - full-time and part-time; Master of Philosophy (MPhil) - full-time and part-time. These degrees are available to study on campus and the PhD is also offered by part time distance learning.

PhD description

PhD students complete an independent research project under the guidance of a supervisory team. The research is normally completed over a maximum period of 3.0-3.5 years (full-time) or 6.0-6.5 years (part-time/distance learning).

A fourth year (full-time) or seventh year (part-time/distance learning) or the remaining part of this can be used to prepare the thesis for examination. The thesis should not normally exceed 80,000 words and must make an original contribution to knowledge and contain work of publishable quality. The thesis must then be defended in a viva voce (oral) examination before a degree can be awarded.

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Requirements

Listed below are the documents required to apply for this course.
3 years

Duration

May 2024

Start Month

Apr 2024

Application Deadline

Upcoming Intakes

  • July 2024
  • September 2024
  • May 2024

Mode of Study

  • Full Time