LLB Senior Status
Our LLB (Hons) Senior Status degree has been designed specifically for graduates who wish to convert to the study of law. In addition to gaining a qualifying law degree in two years, you will be able to study three LLB options to enhance your career prospects. For overseas students, this degree may also allow you exemptions in your home jurisdiction (interested applicants must check any possible exemptions with their home jurisdiction prior to undertaking the course). In the 2020 National Student Survey, The University of Law has been ranked first amongst universities for overall student satisfaction in England.
JD Canadian Pathway: if you’re interested in practising law in Canada or a Canadian university graduate, this course has a Canadian pathway offering modules in Canadian Law that will help prepare you for the Canadian NCA (National Committee on Accreditation) exams.* The law modules are ‘Foundations of Canadian Law’ and ‘Canadian Constitutional Law’ and are available at the London Bloomsbury campus only. ‘Foundations of Canadian Law’ will give you a sound knowledge of the history, principles and main sources of the Canadian legal system, while the ‘Canadian Constitutional Law’ module concerns the history of Canadian Constitutional law and basic constitutional principles. In order to take the JD Canadian pathway, select the optional Canadian modules during your studies.
*Important Notice: You are advised to make your own enquiries with any professional bodies to which you may seek admission, to determine whether you will meet all their requirements, including academic, character and suitability requirements. The University cannot be held responsible for any decisions subsequently taken by a professional body concerning these requirements.
- Applicants must possess a 2:2 or above from an undergraduate degree in any discipline.
- Students who will be under the age of 18 but no younger than 17 at the commencement of the course are permitted.
- International applicants: must have an English language level equivalent to IELTS 6.5 or above with a minimum of 6.0 in each component.
September 2021 fees: UK: £9,250 per year. International: £14,150 per year. Fees are locked for future study years i.e. the student will pay the same price each year.
Please note: as this course can only be taken by those already possessing an undergraduate degree, it is not eligible for an undergraduate student loan.
About the School
The University of Law (ULaw) is one of the UK's longest-established specialist providers of legal education. In fact, we've trained more practising lawyers in the UK than anyone else