UCL Department of Security and Crime Science



The UCL Department of Security and Crime Science provides students with a thorough understanding of how science and scientifically based techniques can deliver sustainable and often immediate reductions in crime and other threats to security
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Our undergraduate programme in Crime and Security Science is the first of its kind

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Postgraduate taught

Our MSc courses equip students with the knowledge and skills to tackle the challenges of the 21st century

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Postgraduate research

Our postgraduate research programmes are conducted by UCL SECReT, the first centre for PhD training in security and crime science in Europe

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Open days and evenings

Our departmental open evenings are an excellent opportunity for prospective students to meet programme tutors and ask questions