Law research opportunities


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The School of Law is a world-leading centre for research with an international reputation and is a dynamic place of research, teaching and learning.

Members of staff work with leading firms, private industry and consultancies, governmental institutions and non-governmental organisations across the UK and around the globe. Many of our academic staff have international reputations in their fields, and all are active researchers and teachers.

We have well-established research centres which examine human rights, treaty law, commercial law, criminal justice, international law and security, and public procurement law.

Law research areas include:

  • commercial law
  • criminal justice
  • environmental law
  • european law
  • human rights
  • intellectual property law
  • international law
  • maritime law
  • public procurement

Midlands Graduate School

Nottingham is part of the Midlands Graduate School ESRC Doctoral Training Partnership, which offers funding opportunities for postgraduate students each year.

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