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Voluntary Sector North West
St. Thomas Centre

Ardwick Green North
Manchester
M12 6FZ
Tel: 0161 276 9300
Fax: 0161 276 9301
Email: info@vsnw.org.uk

Criminology and Criminal Justice Postgraduate Scholarships

10 July 2012

 The scholarships are based on merit and takes the form of a fee reduction of £1,000 for UK or EU students and £2,000 for international students. All successful applicants will be considered for these scholarships. 

The MRes in Criminology and Socio-legal Studies is an ESRC recognised programme that allows you to specialise in areas of criminology, criminal justice, and socio-legal studies. The ESRC recognition means that once completed, this course would allow you to proceed to a PhD Programme at Manchester or any other British university. The programme is developed to provide skills for students interested in a research career, either in academia or in the private or public sectors. 

The MA in Crime, Law and and Society is an interdisciplinary programme focusing on key issues of crime causation, crime control and regulation. The degree is designed to appeal to recent graduates looking to develop a critical understanding of contemporary issues in criminology and criminal justice, as well as practitioners and professionals in criminal justice and community safety who want to update and broaden their knowledge in this area.  

You can apply online, download a copy of the application form or request a printed version. Visit the how to apply section on the University of Manchester website for full details. 

The deadline for applications is 31st July 2012. 

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Contact Us

Voluntary Sector North West
St. Thomas Centre
Ardwick Green North
Manchester
M12 6FZ
Tel: 0161 276 9300
Fax: 0161 276 9301
Email: info@vsnw.org.uk