Covering everything from street crime to large-scale state crimes, a degree in criminology at the University of Greenwich deepens your knowledge while widening your perspective.

Criminology graduate. Researcher. Polymath.

Monika explores the workings of the criminal mind and puts her knowledge into practice at Crimestoppers.

Our courses

We offer full-time three-year criminology degrees or, if you don’t meet the entry requirements for this, you can apply for an extended course with an added foundation year to prepare you for degree-level study. You can also combine criminology with criminal psychology, forensic science or sociology.

Research and partnerships

The criminology team has a strong research culture and a focus on developing students’ research skills. With guidance from tutors, undergraduate students can conduct their own research in their final year.

Business, Human Rights & the Environment Research Group

The Business, Human Rights & the Environment Research Group undertakes research on the impact of commercial activities and business working methods on human rights and the environment.

Join us as a research student

Research is an important part of our master’s courses, which can be a springboard into studying for a PhD. If you have a suitable research proposal in criminology, we can help you apply to the university and find the appropriate supervisor.


Working with industry

Our expert staff, industry-standard facilities and research expertise can help your business grow.

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