Whether your ambition is to work as a lawyer or in wider business, studying at The University of Law will ensure you’ll get the best possible start to your career. We’re the UK’s largest law school with nine locations nationwide and an award winning careers and employability service. Our innovative business focused postgraduate courses are designed and taught by lawyers with real commercial experience and have a strong emphasis on building the practical skills that today’s employers are looking for. As a University of Law student, you will have access to one of the country’s largest and most varied pro bono programmes with over 2,900 opportunities to put your legal skills into practice. Not to mention the UK’s largest legal mentoring programme, with the support of 600 practising lawyers. Our record speaks for itself, 97% of our full-time summer 2014 and 2015 LPC students secured employment within nine months of graduation.
Graduate Diploma in Law (full-time/part-time/online)
Our GDL is designed to build knowledge and skills that more than match a law degree. Academic training is built around real life examples and with research assignments that directly reflect the way you’ll work as a lawyer. Our unique Ethics and Professional Legal Practice module equips you with the professional skills you’ll need as a modern lawyer.
Legal Practice Course (full-time/part-time/online)
We’re confident that our LPC is the best preparation for entering legal practice by offering you the skills to succeed in the business world. Future lawyers and business leaders need a wealth of skills to prepare them for today’s market place. Our client focused LPC enables you to develop commercial awareness, critical thinking, project management and the networking skills that will prepare you for the challenges ahead. Study our LPC and you can gain an MSc in Law, Business and Management or LLM in Professional Legal Practice at no extra cost.
Bar Professional Training Course (full-time/part-time)
Our BPTC is uniquely structured to mirror the real life experience of a barrister in practice. We’re the only legal training provider offering a 'live' selection process designed to attract the brightest students. Learn from qualified tutors with unparalleled experience in delivering advocacy training. Most of your learning will be in small groups with plenty of opportunities to put it into action through practitioner evenings, mock trials, court visits, mooting, negotiating and advocacy competitions, and pro bono.
Online LLM in Legal Practice (Conflict Resolution) or an online LLM in Legal Practice (Intellectual Property)
Our Master of Laws programmes provide an excellent way to develop an in-depth knowledge and specialist skills in your chosen study area of either Conflict Resolution or Intellectual Property.
Online MSc in Law, Governance, Risk and Compliance
Build international legal and GRC knowledge with our career enhancing Master's qualification delivered in collaboration with the International Compliance Association (ICA).
We run events of all types, including open days, law fairs and insight days and online webinars.
Check them out at www.law.ac.uk/events