Law and Criminology Research Scholarships


To enable UK/EU and International students to undertake doctoral studies in the Department of Law and Criminology.

For all enquiries please contact the Postgraduate Admissions Office at .


Open to UK/EU and International candidates with academic excellence (at least an Upper Second Class Honours degree or equivalent) and wish to study full time. To be eligible you must a) have or expect to have obtained at least a Second Upper Class Honours degree or equivalent and b) apply and have been offered a place for doctoral study in the Department of Law and Criminology at Aberystwyth University.

Quantity Available



  • Dependent on funds available

Study Length

3 years

Award Value

£2,000 per year

Application procedure

Candidates must apply for the PhD programme using the UKPass online system or on an application form from the university's website at external linkThere is no separate form for the Law and Criminology scholarships. Selection is based on the course application form, the research proposal and references.

Closing date

March 1st


Department of Law and Criminology, Aberystwyth University

Study Level

  • Doctorate
  • Postgraduate

Aberystwyth University

In 2007, all the colleges of the University of Wales entered a new phase of existence as independent universities, though strong bonds of co-operation remain, re-affirmed in the St David’s Day accord of 2009 between Aberystwyth and the other four leading universities of Wales. Newly independent, Aberystwyth University reflects with pride on the heritage of its past, and faces the future with the confidence.

Contact Details

  • 19 7062 2270
  • 19 7062 2921
  • Postgraduate Admissions Office
    Studen Welcome Centre
    Aberystwyth University
    SY23 3FB
    United Kingdom

More information

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