Swansea University

Swansea University

Law

The academic expertise in the School is wide-ranging and we invite applications in the following areas: Common, contract and commercial law (in particular, comparative law of obligations, securities, company law, IP Law and use of IP assets in securing funding for small and medium sized businesses, E-contract law, company law, equity law, law and technology; and world trade law.); Maritime law (in particular transport law, environmental protection, ship building, collisions, law of the sea, marine insurance, salvage and enforcement of maritime claims); Oil and gas law (in particular investment treaties, liability regimes and investment arbitration); Public law across domestic, regional and international levels including: administrative law; medical law, children's rights; constitutional law; devolution; economic law; environmental law (including land-use planning and nature conservation); European Union law; gender and the law; human rights law; investment law; minority language rights; multilevel governance; socio-economic law; and public procurement law; Criminal law and the law relating to terrorism, cyber terrorism and counter terrorism.

Assessment methods

A thesis of no more than 100,000 words is submitted, which demonstrates original research that contributes significantly to the subject area. This is then followed by an oral examination of the thesis (viva).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time October 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time October 2017 GBP 14,200 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time October 2017 GBP 7,150 per Year 1 (International) 4 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time October 2017 GBP 2,097 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 4 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time January 2018 GBP 14,200 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time January 2018 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time January 2018 GBP 7,150 per Year 1 (International) 4 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time January 2018 GBP 2,097 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 4 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time October 2017 GBP 14,200 per Year 1 (International) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time October 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time October 2017 GBP 7,150 per Year 1 (International) 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time October 2017 GBP 2,097 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time January 2018 GBP 14,200 per Year 1 (International) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time January 2018 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time January 2018 GBP 7,150 per Year 1 (International) 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time January 2018 GBP 2,097 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 6 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP Wales

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Key information

Contact: 
College of Law and Criminology
Telephone number: 
01792295125