UCL Faculty of Laws


Applications for UCL Laws MPhil/PhD programme are now open

6 September 2018

We are delighted to announce that admissions are now open for the MPhil/PhD programme at the UCL Faculty of Laws.

PhD students

Admissions to start the MPhil/PhD programme in September 2019 are open from 3rd September 2018 and close on 23rd November 2018.

We are keen to hear from applicants with an excellent academic record and a commitment to producing original, inspiring research. We welcome applications from outstanding candidates from the UK, EU and internationally - especially from candidates who are female and/or from ethnic minority backgrounds.

The Faculty offers a number of different scholarships to ensure the best candidates are able to study with us in London, and are awarded on the basis of academic excellence.

UCL Laws was ranked the top Law department in the UK for research environment in the most recent Research Excellence Framework, REF 2014. We have community of world-leading academics, a programme of exceptional events and are based in London - one of the world’s great legal hubs. UCL Laws is located in Bentham House in Bloomsbury, which reopened in March 2018 following a major three-year development.

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