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  • Qualification

    PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

  • Location

    University of Dundee

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    4 years

Course summary

We have some of the top law academics in the UK working on world-leading research as part of the wider School of Social Sciences. To read more, on their research interests and actives, please visit the Law research pages.

Our researchers have expertise across:

  • Corporate and commercial law
  • Criminal law and justice
  • Environmental law
  • Human rights
  • Private international law
  • Public international law
  • Public law
  • Scots law.

Current research topics includes:

  • Human Rights and Liberal Democracy
  • Towards an International Law of Energy
  • Domestic assaults and abuse: a comparison of two or more jurisdictions’ criminal procedures as they impact on the victims of domestic violence
  • Developments and specific issues associated with corporate insolvency
  • Environmental Accountability
  • Subnational Constitutionalism
  • The polluter pays principle in energy law
  • Law and visuality
  • Cultural legal studies
  • Critical legal theory / critical legal studies
  • Private international law
  • Water services governance and regulation.

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 18,150per year

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

University information

University of Dundee

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  • Campus address

    University of Dundee, Nethergate, Dundee, Dundee, City Of, DD1 4HN, Scotland

With over 16,000 students and 3,000 staff representing around 150 different countries across the world, the University of Dundee is a truly global institution.
Dundee offers a wide range of disciplines within a friendly and integrated community, to create a unique student experience.
A range of scholarships are available to help international students get the most from their studies.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    11th out of 103 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 231
    176 80%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    89 89%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.13 83%



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