The University of Law is one of the UK's longest-established specialist providers of legal education, with a rich heritage and reputation for innovation. In fact, we've trained more practising lawyers in the UK than anyone else. With campuses based in many of the UK’s most vibrant and interesting cities, in addition to a campus in Hong Kong, The University of Law offers a first-class, professional learning experience in a diverse choice of locations.
We specialise in teaching and focus our energy on developing innovative, highly effective teaching and learning methods that equip students for their professional career. We have more than 250 qualified and experienced solicitors, barristers and judges as our tutors, enabling us to help you develop the practical skills that can make all the difference when starting your career in law.
Our Postgraduate Courses
We offer a range of postgraduate legal training and Master’s degrees designed by qualified experts to help students advance at any stage of their career. Our courses are employment-focused, honing key skills in a teaching environment based on real legal practice. Part-time and online study options are available on many of our courses to help students work and study at the same time.
We offer the following postgraduate courses:
- Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL)
- MA Law
- LPC (Legal Practice Course)
- Bar Professional Training Course
- MA (Master of Arts) Courses in a variety of legal specialisms
- LLM (Master of Laws) Courses in a variety of legal specialisms
- MSc Legal Technology
- Postgraduate Diploma Legal Technology
97% of our full-time 2016/17 and accelerated 2017/17 LPC students graduating in summer 2017 secured employment, a training contract, or further study within nine months of successfully completing their course*.
71% of our full-time UK/EEA BPTC students graduating in 2017 secured a pupillage within one year of successfully completing their course**.
We believe in training students for the real world from the moment they accept a place with us. Our experienced careers and employability service and award-winning pro bono clinics offer students the chance to get real-life experience from the start.
Our Employment Promise
As an LPC student at The University of Law, you can benefit from our LPC Employment Promise: We’re so confident that you’ll succeed, that if you do not obtain a job in nine months after completing our LPC, you will get 100% of your LPC fees back, made up of 50% as cashback, plus 50% as credit towards any further courses***.
International Students:You would be joining students from over 120 different nationalities, who contribute to a thriving international community throughout our campuses.
We have a Student Support Services team that are here to provide welfare related advice and guidance.
Information about Visa requirements can be found on The University of Law website.
How to apply
Information on how to apply for our courses can be found on our website - Apply now
Come and see us
Our Open Days give you the opportunity to find out how our courses are taught, chat to staff, take a guided tour of our facilities and experience how we support your ambition.
Telephone: +44 (0)20 3435 4608
* 97% of our full-time 2016/17 and accelerated 2017/17 LPC students graduating in summer 2017 secured employment, a training contract, or further study within nine months of successfully completing their course.
**71% of our full-time UK/EEA BPTC students graduating in 2017 secured a pupillage within one year of successfully completing their course.
***Please refer to the LPC Employment Promise Campaign Terms and Conditions 2018-2019