UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Security and Crime Science

Research areas include: Counter-terrorism (situational prevention of terrorism; technology for counter-terrorism; transferable training between crime and terrorism); crime mapping (innovation in crime mapping methods; prospective crime mapping); crime policy analysis and evaluation (evaluation of crime prevention schemes; knowledge transfer); designing out crime (role of design in crime prevention; environmental design; crime risk and administrative procedure design); forensic sciences (blood pattern analysis; gun shot residue analysis; investigation of explosions).

Entry requirements

An upper 2nd Class Honours UK Undergraduate degree or its overseas equivalent; or a Master's degree in a relevant subject. If your education has not been conducted in the English language, you will be expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by thesis of up to 100,000 words for PhD (and up to 60,000 words for an MPhil) and oral examination (viva voce).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,200 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 8,250 per Year 1 (International) 5 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 5 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 5 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 5 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (England) 5 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,200 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (England) 5 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 8,250 per Year 1 (International) 5 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 5 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 5 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 5 years

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