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The research conducted by the University of Bristol's postgraduate students is of a world renowned calibre. Bristol Law School welcomes applications from prospective students in any legal discipline where supervision can be offered.
Dr Margherita Pieraccini, Director of Postgraduate Studies
Award-winning Law School alumna Lydia Hayes looks back on her PhD journey in this Q&A; from her application to the two pieces of advice she would give her younger self, and the most valuable lesson her PhD taught her.
Our research students work in a wide variety of subject areas and adopt a range of different approaches to legal research, in turn reflecting the breadth of research interests amongst the academic staff.
Fees and Funding
Fees for both UK/EU and international students are to be found on each programme's respective postgraduate prospectus. These fees are kept up to date.
Life as a PGR Student
Read our Q&As to get an inside view of what life is like as a Postgraduate student, in their own words.
The Law School is home to a number of very successful research centres. These formalise the research and reputational strengths of the School, attract high-calibre staff and students - and provide a community of scholarship that extends way beyond the walls of the university.
Our diverse researcher body cover all aspects of the Law subject in their cutting edge research. Find out more about the research students involved in this work.
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