University of East Anglia UEA

University of East Anglia UEA

Law

The option to undertake a research degree is of particular interest to those looking to an academic career where a research degree is rapidly becoming a prerequisite; many PhD graduates have gone on to be been appointed to lectureships; the legal professions also regard these qualifications very highly and students find that these degrees provide a large number of transferable skills beside the subject specific knowledge they acquire.

Entry requirements

LLM (Res)

Students should hold a minimum 2:1 Honours degree, or overseas equivalent, in a relevant field.
All applicants who are not a British national and/or whose first language is not English will need to demonstrate a suitable level of English language proficiency. This is equivalent to an IELTS 7.0 overall, and a minimum of 6.5 in all the components.

MPhil

Students should hold a minimum 2:1 Honours degree and a good Masters degree, or overseas equivalent, in a relevant field.
All applicants who are not a British national and/or whose first language is not English will need to demonstrate a suitable level of English language proficiency. This is equivalent to an IELTS 7.0 overall, and a minimum of 6.5 in all the components.

Assessment methods

LLM (Res)

Students will be required to submit a thesis of 40,000 words for the LLM by Research.

MPhil

Students will be required to submit a thesis of 65,000 words for the MPhil by Research.

PhD

Students will be required to submit a thesis of 100,000 words for the PhD by Research.

Sponsorship information

Scholarships available for UK/EU and International students; these are normally awarded to students on the basis of academic merit and for the duration of the period of study.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (EU) 6 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
PhD Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time April 2017 GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
PhD Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (EU) 6 years
PhD Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
PhD Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time July 2017 GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
PhD Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (EU) 6 years
PhD Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Full-time October 2017 - 3 years
PhD Part-time October 2017 - 6 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (EU) 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
MPhil Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MPhil Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time April 2017 GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
MPhil Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (EU) 4 years
MPhil Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MPhil Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MPhil Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MPhil Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time July 2017 GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
MPhil Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (EU) 4 years
MPhil Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MPhil Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
MPhil Full-time October 2017 - 2 years
MPhil Part-time October 2017 - 4 years
LLM (Res) Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
LLM (Res) Full-time January 2017 GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
LLM (Res) Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
LLM (Res) Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
LLM (Res) Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
LLM (Res) Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
LLM (Res) Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
LLM (Res) Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
LLM (Res) Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
LLM (Res) Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
LLM (Res) Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
LLM (Res) Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
LLM (Res) Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
LLM (Res) Full-time April 2017 GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
LLM (Res) Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
LLM (Res) Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
LLM (Res) Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
LLM (Res) Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
LLM (Res) Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
LLM (Res) Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
LLM (Res) Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
LLM (Res) Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
LLM (Res) Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
LLM (Res) Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
LLM (Res) Full-time July 2017 GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
LLM (Res) Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
LLM (Res) Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
LLM (Res) Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
LLM (Res) Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
LLM (Res) Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
LLM (Res) Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
LLM (Res) Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
LLM (Res) Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
LLM (Res) Full-time October 2017 - 1 years
LLM (Res) Part-time October 2017 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of East Anglia Norwich NR4 7TJ East of England

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