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  • Qualification

    PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

  • Location

    Staffordshire University (Stoke-on-Trent Campus)

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP

  • Duration

    4 years

Course summary

Course outline

In depth exploration of a research question involving personal research undertaken over 12-72 months (depending on mode of study) under the expert guidance of a supervisory team in Law.

Course content

Undertaking a project of around 80,000 words under expert supervision, exploring your topic and producing a thesis from your research in preparing for your viva in which you will defend your thesis.

PhD (80,000 words) minimum registration 2.5-3 years

Employment opportunities

Higher degrees are often required for senior positions in business and industry. Many students undertake research degrees with a view to a career in education/academia.

Tuition fees

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£ 12,500per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

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Staffordshire University

  • University League Table

    75th

  • Campus address

    Staffordshire University, College Road, Stoke on Trent, ST4 2DE, England

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Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    71st out of 103 4

  • Entry standards

    / Max 231
    108 49%

    74th

    8
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    77 77%

    57th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.88 78%

    70th

    34

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