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Postgraduate Research

Department of Sociology, Social Policy, and Criminology has a rich research culture where PhD students are involved in cutting edge research and work with world-leading experts in their field. We provide the support and facilities necessary for students to undertake globally recognised research, successfully complete a PhD, and begin a career in academia or beyond.

Department of Sociology, Social Policy, and Criminology hosts research clusters that provide access to some of the most rigorous and advanced research in their fields.

Apply for your Sociology, Social Policy, and Criminology MPhil/PhD through our recruitment pages.

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