Law MPhil/PhD

Major code: LWMR/LWPR


Fees cover the cost of your tuition, registration, examinations (but not re-sits) and graduation. Please note that the fees displayed below are for each year of study.

Tuition fees (Home/EU)

The University's tuition fees are normally fixed at yearly intervals and follow Government guidelines on minimum levels. 

Standard full-time postgraduate fee £3,732
Fee for this subject Full-time: £4,260 (2018)

International Students

International students are required to pay the full costs of their tuition in the UK with each university setting its own international fees. The University of Liverpool's fees represent excellent value for money for a Russell Group University.  Fees for postgraduate research programmes are different than for masters programmes and a full list of fees is available on International money and scholarships pages

Fee for this subject Full-time: £15,350, Part-time: £7,675 (2017)

Financial Support

Postgraduate Student Awards

A range of awards, scholarships and bursaries are available for those undertaking postgraduate study at the University. See for more information.

Research Programmes

The School of Law regularly advertises funded studentships for undertaking doctoral research. These studentships cover fees at Home/EU level, plus a grant towards maintenance. Applicants should consult our website at for the latest news on the availability and conditions of any scholarships. The School will also support applications for external funding by applicants who are offered a place on our postgraduate research programme.

International Students

Information on funding for international students can also be found at