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PhD in Law - Rights, Equality, Citizenship and Empowerment

University of York

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  • Qualification

    PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

  • Location

    University of York

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    27-SEP-21

  • Duration

    Variable - to suit the learner

Course summary

The collaborative nature of our research develops real-world applications to global issues.

Our research interests include:

  • EU citizenship and welfare rights
  • Human rights
  • Legal empowerment
  • Refugees, displacement and free movement

Project spotlights

  • Older LGBT+ people and COVID-19
  • The Verandah of Protection: the protection of Rohingya refugees
  • Humanitarian protection in an age of asylum
  • EU Settlement Scheme
  • Generating Respect for Humanitarian Norms: The Influence of Religious Leaders on Parties to Armed Conflict
  • The law of asylum in the Middle East and Asia: Developing legal engagement at the frontiers of the international refugee regime
  • Marginalisation and the law
  • Noma, human rights and global health
  • Realising EU welfare rights: administrative gatekeeping and the accessibility of EU law

Tuition fees

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(international fees)

£ 17,750per 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 York

  • University League Table

    18th

  • Campus address

    University of York, Heslington, York, York, YO10 5DD, England

Inspiring teaching delivered by leading academics, integrated with award-winning employability programmes, equips students for the international labour market.
A diverse campus community of students from over 150 countries that offers a lifelong global alumni network.
Specialist international student support includes orientation, immigration advice, Language Skills Centres, and International Pathway College programmes.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    21st out of 122 6

    19th out of 51 1

    4th out of 79 2

  • Entry standards

    / Max 209
    144 68%

    29th

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    86 86%

    8th

    2
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.08 82%

    29th

    25
  • Entry standards

    / Max 218
    142 69%

    19th

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    75 75%

    11th

    1
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.11 82%

    17th

    3
  • Entry standards

    / Max 177
    135 78%

    20th

    8
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    95 95%

    9th

    7
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.95 79%

    45th

    34

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