2013/14 Law

Award PhD, MPhil
Attendance Full time, Part time
Campus Jordanstown
Faculty Social Sciences
Level Postgraduate Research

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The School, rated 13th in the UK for research in the last RAE, is committed to developing its research profile and environment. It welcomes applications for post-graduate study by research, and provides an extremely supportive environment for post-graduate students in terms of supervision, methodological training, ongoing financial support for conference attendance/fieldwork etc., and financial support to post-graduate led research initiatives. Each year several funded Phd places are available for law students, and self-funded students or students funded from other sources are encouraged to apply. All prospective students are encouraged to contact staff members with relevant expertise in the area of the proposed course of research for advice on preparing their application.

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For details on the application process, student support, funding opportunities, research expertise of staff members, and suggested Phd Projects, see the Law section of the Research Graduate School (Faculty of Social Sciences) website below:



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The information provided in this prospectus is correct at the time this page was published, but the research programme is subject to continuing development and the University reserves the right to make changes at any time before or after a candidate’s admission. As much notice as possible will be given of such changes.