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(Hons) Criminology and Policing

36 months
15900 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The BA (Hons) Criminology and Policing degree is offered by The University of Law.


The BA (Hons) Criminology and Policing degree from The University of Law combines our expertise in contemporary criminology and professional policing to provide a comprehensive understanding of criminological theories that can be applied to current socio-economic policies and conditions.

Combining criminology study with policing modules which cover aspects of the national policing curriculum, this three year course is for those interested in pursuing a career in the criminal justice sector, police service or associated fields. In addition to gaining a knowledge in both criminology and policing, this practical focused course will enable you to gain a wide range of analytical, research, problem solving and communication skills. 

In the 2021 National Student Survey, The University of Law has been ranked first amongst universities in England for the category of 'teaching on my course'. 

We have an overall 5 Star rating from QS World University Rankings and 5 stars in Teaching, Employability, Online Learning, Academic Development and Inclusiveness. Please note: this programme does not qualify as a pre-join degree to enable direct entry into a police service. Students wishing to pursue a career as a police officer after studying this degree would need to enter a service via the degree holder entry route. 

Programme Structure

  • For more information, please visit the programme's website.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • BBC at A Level and Grade C/4 or above in GCSE English Language, or equivalent qualifications.
  • Students who will be under the age of 18 but no younger than 17 at the commencement of the course are permitted.
  • International requirements: An English language level equivalent to IELTS 6.5 or above with a minimum of 6.0 in each component.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    15900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15900 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • UK - £9,250 per annum 
  • International - £16,700 per annum (London), £15,900 (non-London)
Fees are locked for future study years i.e. the student will pay the same price each year.

Living costs for Birmingham

765 - 1134 GBP /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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