University of Leeds

University of Leeds

Security and Justice

This programme enables students to enrich understanding of the urgent issues of security and justice in contemporary societies, analyse local and international conflicts, study transnational security concerns and international criminal justice and to understand security and justice from the perspectives of Law, International Relations, Politics, Criminology and Sociology.

Entry requirements

An Upper 2nd Honours degree in law, e-commerce, patents, cyber-studies, or non-UK equivalent.

Course modules

Core: security and justice; research design and strategy; security and justice dissertation. Optional: conflict, complex emergencies and global governance; terrorism and insurgency; theories of crime, justice and control; terrorism and the law; transnational crime; international criminal justice; international human rights; contemporary issues in nuclear; non-proliferation and weapons of mass destruction; policing post-conflict societies.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time - 12 months
MA Part-time - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Leeds Leeds LS2 9JT Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
(0) 113 343 7573