|Location||United Kingdom, Guildford, Surrey|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||£12,845.00 per year|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
Applications are welcomed from those who have an undergraduate degree in criminology, social, behavioural or human sciences, law or a related discipline, or a professional qualification or experience relevant to the MSc degree.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
You must take verified copies of the entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
IELTS minimum by component: 6.0
At least 1 reference(s) should be provided.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
This programme combines modules in academic criminology and the criminal justice system with training in the full range of qualitative and quantitative research methods. This combination of analytic criminological knowledge and applied research skills ensures that you will develop a sophisticated understanding of the key issues, problems and perspectives in contemporary criminology, enabling you to pursue a successful career in academia, research or criminology/criminal justice policy or practice areas.
Our unique emphasis on research methodology means that you will be able to think logically and in an informed manner about criminological problems, and be able to design, conduct and manage effective research and evaluation.
The programme is aimed at applicants with the following academic interests or professional experience:
Graduates with an appropriate first degree who are interested in gaining advanced knowledge about issues connected with crime, deviance and control, and social research
Graduates and practitioners conducting research on crime, deviance or the criminal justice system, or considering a PhD in this area
Practitioners in the criminal justice system and related government and voluntary agencies who wish to develop and expand their knowledge of the wider issues connected to crime and its control, and social research