SQE preparation course providers compared

To help find the SQE preparation course that's right for you, here is info on all the current providers with costs included.

For more information on each provider, click their name to read their full profile.



Location Fees


Mostly online

£2,999 (SQE1 Prep); £3,499 (SQE2 Prep (£2,999 for SQE1 Prep alumni)) 


Birmingham, Bristol, Cambridge, Leeds, London, Manchester

Complete SQE training: £9,500 (law graduates); £11,500 (non-law graduates).

SQE 1 prep: £2,999 (self-study); £5,500 (law graduates); £8,000 (non-law graduates).

SQE 2 prep: £3,799

The College of
Legal Practice


£1,800 (SQE1); £2,300 (SQE2)

Law Training Centre

Whitstable, Kent

SQE1: £1,950 (regular), £990 (express), £395 (just mocks); SQE2: £2,500 (regular), £495 per practice area (express), £295 per practice area (just mocks)

Bristol Law School at UWE

Bristol (outside city centre)

 Fees: £8,000 (PGDip), £10,000 (LLM)

rent University

Nottingham city centre


QLTS School


SQE1 and 2 (each): £1,690 (basic); £2,190 (advantage); £2,690 (premium)

Swansea University

Swansea (outside city centre)

Fees: £14,000 (UK); £19,900 (international)

University of Law

Birmingham, Bristol, Chester, Exeter, Guildford, Hong Kong, Leeds, Liverpool, London (Bloomsbury), London (Moorgate), Manchester, Newcastle, Nottingham, Norwich, Reading, Sheffield, Southampton

SQE1 + SQE2 (each): £5,650 (London, Hong Kong); £4,450 (Birmingham, Bristol, Exeter, Guildford, Norwich, Reading); £4,000 (Chester, Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester, Newcastle, Nottingham, Sheffield)


Other providers that aim to run SQE prep courses, but are yet to announce details, include:

  • City Law School, Northumbria Law School and the University of South Wales