PhD

Edinburgh Law School can offer expert supervisors for an exceptional range of subject areas for PhD study.

As a doctorate student you'll join a community of around 100 PhD students and will be a vital part of the intellectual life of the School.

In the 2014 Research Excellence Framework, Edinburgh Law School was ranked 4th in the UK for the breadth and quality of our research and 1st in the UK for producing the highest volume of 4* rated research impact (Research Fortnight Power Rankings 2014), so you can be confident that you will be joining a dynamic centre of research excellence when you begin your research career with us.