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Course summary

Already have a degree and looking for your next challenge? This intensive two-year course is a smart way of completing your legal education at a more measured page than the more intensive alternatives at the professional law schools – giving you the key legal skills and knowledge to kickstart your career. You’ll benefit from the university experience and a choice of optional module. With normal academic holidays and the supportive community of experts and professionals, this degree gives you the space to develop professional skills and plan your future career alongside your qualifying studies. Our two-year course is an intensive qualifying law degree for those who have already completed a degree in another subject. You will gain an understanding of the seven fundamental subjects: Law of Tort Constitutional and Administrative Law Law of Contract Criminal Law EU Law Land Law Equity and Trusts As well as these key areas you will gain essential legal skills and learn to approach cases from a legal perspective. Leicester Law School has a diverse and vibrant student community and this course is particularly popular with international applicants.


For more information on this course and a full list of modules, visit the course information page on our website

Assessment method

For more information on the methods of assessment on this course, visit the course information page on our website

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

There are no qualification requirements for this course.

To qualify, we require a Bachelor's Degree with: - at least a high 2:2. OR; - a CGPA ranging from B+ to B-, depending on the institution from which you have applied. GCSE English Language required at grade C/4 or above, or IELTS 6.5 including 6.0 in writing (or equivalent). Please contact the Admissions Team for further information: [email protected]

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Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

The tuition fee for home students is reviewed annually and for the academic year 2024/5 it is £9,250. The fees for following years have not yet been decided but are likely to increase each year in line with inflation, subject to government regulations. The inflation rate used will be RPIX, which includes all the items in the Retail Price Index, excluding mortgage payments. For your information, the inflation rate used by the Government when increasing the tuition fee from £9,000 to £9,250 was 2.8%. Fees for international students can be found on the individual course pages. For further information about fees and funding please see the following page of the University website:
Law (Graduate Entry) at University of Leicester - UCAS