The faculty of Law and Criminology finds high-quality scientific research with societal impact important. This is why we are fully committed to supporting researchers and creating a stimulating and open research environment.


The faculty hosts 29 research groups and more then 200 researchers, each with their own focus.

Doctoral Studies

Do you have a passion for research? Interested in ongoing or completed research?

Research with a societal and economic impact

Our faculty encourages scientific research with societal and economic relevance.

Research information portal (for staff members only)

Financing, PhD's, research training program, research support and tips,...


In case you have any questions, contact our research policy officer dr. Arne Vandenbogaerde;