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The University of Law

Braboeuf Manor, St Catherines Portsmouth Road Guildford View map
United Kingdom


The University of Law is one of the longest-established specialist providers of legal education and training in the UK, with campuses in London, Birmingham, Bristol, Chester, Guildford, Leeds, Manchester and Nottingham, and an international campus in Hong Kong. You can also study our courses at the University of East Anglia, The University of Exeter, The University of Reading and The University of Liverpool.  

We welcome students from all around the world to our 14 locations across teh UK and Hong Kong, and offer an extensive range of campus-based degrees and online degrees which are designed with both practical and professional skill development in mind. We offer 21st century relevant law and business bachelor’s degrees, master’s degrees, graduate diplomas, and postgraduate diplomas where the majority of programs are taught by qualified and practiced solicitors, barristers, judges and lawyers who all bring their own wealth of knowledge and experience into the classroom. In addition we also offer degrees in Criminology and Policing.

Also based in our London Bloomsbury campus is The University of Law Business School, which merges business experience and practice with academia and theory through customized, experiential and interactive learning. As of 2019, courses will be offered at The University of Law campuses in Birmingham, Leeds and Manchester.

Our rich heritage and reputation for innovation and contemporary teaching practices means that we’ve trained more practicing lawyers in the UK than any other establishment, whilst our 70,000 strong alumni network offers current students exceptional networking opportunities.

To find out more about The University of Law, visit our Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram. You can also learn more about The University of Law Business School on Facebook and Twitter.

At The University of Law, we pride ourselves on our modern and inspirational learning infrastructure. From well-equipped IT suites, to comprehensive law libraries, to quiet study areas and vibrant social spots to mock law courts, our facilities and services offer a first-class, professional experience and environment to help you get ahead.
Our Careers and Employability Service is one of the largest in the UK with over 30 experts on hand to help give you one-to-one support and guidance. You’ll also have access to over 3,000 genuine cases where you can put your legal skills into practice, thanks to our award-winning pro bono team. In addition, our student mentoring scheme for postgraduate law students means you’ll have the opportunity to work alongside 600 practicing lawyers to get that all-important, hands-on legal experience.

We also offer a unique facility service, Switch It Up*, that allows undergraduate law students to study in two or more cities, and even add a specialist discipline. Should you wish to broaden your personal and academic horizons, this is a great opportunity to do just that. In some circumstances, you’ll be able to change your course and tailor your degree to suit your every need. To find out more, visit our website.

And whilst all our courses are taught in English, students who study a course through our partnership with GISMA Business School may benefit from free German lesson to help with their international education experience.

With students from over 70 countries worldwide all contributing to a thriving international community across our 14 locations across the UK and Hong Kong, you can always be sure to experience the same stimulating, professional learning environment wherever you study.

If you’re interested in applying to study at The University of Law, the admissions process and entry requirements vary widely. To find out more, check the relevant page below.

There are also a broad range of scholarships and bursaries available to help students achieve their academic and career ambitions. For information on international scholarships please email: [email protected] , or visit our dedicated scholarships and bursaries webpage.

At The University of Law, we boast some excellent employability statistics.

Undergraduate law: 92 percent of full-time UK LLB students who graduated in 2017 secured employment or further study within six months.

Postgraduate law: 97 percent of full-time 2016/17 and accelerated 2017/17 LPC students who graduated in 2017 secured either employment, a training contract, or further study within nine months of successfully completing their course. In addition, 71 percent of UK/EEA students who passed in 2017 secured pupillage within 12 months of successfully completing the course.

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