Criminology and International Security, M.Sc. | University of Huddersfield | Huddersfield, United Kingdom
12 months
16000 GBP/year
6900 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The MSc in Criminology and International Security at University of Huddersfield is a new programme that aims to provide students with the theoretical and practical understanding necessary to respond to key security challenges that characterise the 21st century.

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Key Facts about the Criminology and International Security course at University of Huddersfield

The course draws upon theoretical and empirical insights from within criminology to guide students through an in-depth exploration of key global security threats including cross-border crime, cybercrime and terrorism.

This programme will be of interest to those working in, or aspiring to work in, security policy, research, academia, policing, and private sector consultancy.

  • This course is highly focussed on the practical policy response to key contemporary security threats.
  • It is informed by cutting edge research produced by academic staff at the University of Huddersfield
  • It seeks to provide a broad overview of the security environment and the policy responses employed to manage it.
  • It embeds evaluation and research skills in its teaching to produce graduates who can easily transition into practical security roles.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Criminology and International Security
  •  Global Terrorism and Transnational Crime
  •  Cyber security and digital policing
  •  Immigration Crime and Security
  •  Conducting Social Research
  •  Dissertation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS

Other requirements

General requirements

Entry requirements for this course are normally:

  • An honours degree (2:2 or above) in a related subject. Applications are reviewed on merit and you may be invited for an interview.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    6900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6900 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part-time National: Band 1 - £575 per 15 credit module

Living costs for Huddersfield

600 - 1000 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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