Criminology and Criminal Justice BSc (Hons)

Birkbeck, University of London

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UCAS CODE LL34
The BSc Criminology and Criminal Justice is a research-led programme taught by internationally recognised academics whose research contributes to, and challenges, traditional crime and criminal justice studies.Led by principles of social and racial justice, the programme focuses on contemporary social problems, from prison abolition, migration and deportation and social welfare, to gendered violence, terrorism and drugs.Our students learn about real-world events through focus on national and ... READ MORE

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Full time | Main Site | 3 Years | OCT-21

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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72nd / 131

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-21
Full Time
3 Years

Law

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 75 = 25% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Law graduate salary at this uni
£27,000
UK Law graduate salary
£23,000

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Source: IDP Connect, June 2020

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Source: HESA, 2018

Law

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
History
31%
English Literature
25%
Law
19%
Government & Politics
18%
Sociology
17%

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Birkbeck, University of London
Student rating
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( 4.0)
Birkbeck is London’s evening university, with classes taking place between 6pm and 9pm. This unique evening study gives Birkbeck students the freedom to use their daytimes however they like. An increasing number of school leavers and college students are choosing to study at Birkbeck, as evening study means you don’t have to choose between getting a job and going to university. You could use your daytime to work, intern or gain relevant work experience, which will help you stand out in the competitive graduate job market. With a global reputation for high-quality research, Birkbeck is part of the prestigious University of London, and has two campuses: one in Bloomsbury, Central London; and one in Stratford, East London.

Where you'll study

Birkbeck, University of London

Malet Street London
Camden
WC1E 7HX United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Goodge Street  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: Euston   0.5 miles away

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