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School of Law

About the School

Our School of Law offers a unique educational experience, allowing you to follow your interests and passions in the field of law. With our new, specialist LLB programmes you can study for a qualifying law degree, as well as follow your preferred specialism.

Students in our school particularly enjoy the supportive environment and the high standard of teaching. We get to know every student personally, so our experienced team of law academics can support them to reach their full potential.

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Tailor your degree

The graduate landscape is more competitive than ever today, so we have a suite of courses for you to choose from. Our specialist LLBs allow you to study for a qualifying law degree as well as follow your particular interest in law, helping you to stand out from the crowd.

Develop transferable skills

We will provide you with a range of opportunities to enhance your employability. Our courses are designed to increase your employment prospects by equipping you with transferrable skills such as critical thinking and problem solving

Our research

As a research-active law school, we are committed to producing the highest quality research, while recognising the important relationship between excellence in researching and in teaching. Our programmes are designed by experts in legal education and the curriculum is underpinned by the latest research in law.

Research seminars

Throughout the academic year, the School of Law hosts a series of research seminars. These sessions are open to all staff and students and allow members of the School of Law to present details of their current research.

Research interests

Our academics have a wealth of knowledge across a range of law disciplines. These include European law, employment law, human rights, criminal law and medical law. 



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Gain practical experience

We offer our law students a number of opportunities to put their knowledge into practice and gain real-world experience:


Our students have the opportunity to get involved in internal and external mooting competitions.

Our Law Clinic provides essential experience for students hoping to practice as a lawyer.