University of Glasgow

University of Glasgow


Students take a combination core courses and optional courses, followed by a dissertation on a specialised topic during the final 3 months.

Entry requirements

Entry requirements for law (MRes) are a good 1st degree in law (2.1 upwards or equivalent) or a 1st degree (2.1 upwards or equivalent) with at least 50% of the credits in law.

Course modules

Advanced legal methods 2: Jurisprudence of concepts; either: qualitative research methods, or social science statistics 1; either: advanced legal methods 1A: legal research methodologies, or advanced legal methods 1B: traditions of legal enquiry; optional courses: you can choose from a selection of Law LLM or MSc options and Politics MSc options; law (LLM) options (please note that this category requires a prior degree in Law or a degree with a 50% law component): company law; law of commercial banking; intellectual property law and the market; international economic law; competition law; law (MSc): globalisation, law and human rights; United nations law; fundamentals of international law; politics (MSc): comparative European politics; international theory; media and democracy; democratisation in central and eastern Europe; enforcing human rights; EU in international politics and development; internet, protest and civil society; political legitimacy: contemporary perspectives; international security and global politics; College of Social Sciences advanced electives in research methods: advanced qualitative methods; and understanding social research.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time £ 6,800 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MRes Full-time £ 15,750 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MRes Full-time £ 6,800 per Academic year (EU fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Glasgow Glasgow G12 8QQ Scotland

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