University of Birmingham: Law

InstitutionUniversity of Birmingham View institution profile
Department Birmingham Law School
Study type Research


Research supervision is offered in the following broad fields: civil law (including French and German law); criminal law (including criminology; international criminal law; criminal justice, socio-legal studies); commercial law and international commercial law; common law; company law; law of partnership; comparative law; conflict of laws; constitutional law; administrative law; contract law; philosophical aspects of contract law; energy law; equity and trusts; European union law; family law; human rights; civil liberties; intellectual property law; international law; international economic law; international sale of goods; judicial administration (operation of courts and judicial appointments); law and religion; legal education; legal responses to terrorism; legal theory; jurisprudence; medical law; property law; land law; restitution; remedies; tax law; tort law; product liability; philosophical aspects of tort law.

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University of Birmingham


The University of Birmingham is a truly vibrant, global community of staff, students and researchers. As a founding Russell Group member and consistent top 100 university, Birmingham is recognised internationally for excellence in teaching and research and provides the best possible teaching, research facilities and support services to ensure postgraduates reach the peak of their potential.

With over 600 taught programmes and a wealth of research opportunities to choose from, Birmingham has one of the most extensive postgraduate course portfolios in the UK enabling you to work and study alongside world-leading academics in a diverse, multicultural community ...

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