Policing and Criminal Justice

We offer a range of multi-disciplinary programmes in the areas of policing, applied criminology and forensic investigation. Our staff are all experts in their chosen disciplines and blend academic expertise with practical experience working in the field.


Our broad-ranging Policing degrees draw upon our expertise in specialist areas of policing and complementary subjects including Politics, Criminal Investigation, Cybersecurity and International Policing.

Read more about our Policing Suite

Postgraduate Study

Postgraduate Study

We offer a range of exciting postgraduate degree programmes in the areas of policing, criminology and criminal justice.

Find out about our postgraduate degree programmes

Learn more about our Faculty MSc by Research


If you are a serving police officer, then you can enrol on our BSc (Hons) Policing programme to gain an academic qualification while continuing your normal work.

Learn more about our innovative in-service Policing degree

Applied Criminology

Applied Criminology

Our Applied Criminology degree will help you understand contemporary crime issues while also developing key transferrable skills that will benefit you in the world of work.

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Forensic Investigation


Our innovative Forensic Investigation programme has a strong practical focus, and explores the science behind crime scene investigation. 

Discover more about Forensic Investigation


Canterbury Centre for policing research

The Canterbury Centre for Policing Research (CCPR) conducts high quality applied research that aims to support and engage with policing professionals.

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