Law (Graduate Entry)

The University of Edinburgh

Degree level: Undergraduate
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Course summary

On the Graduate LLB programme you will study Scots Law. It is an ideal start for entry into training for the Scottish legal profession. If you are interested in practising law in England or Wales, you should be aware that there are significant differences between English and Scots Law, and that some extra study may be required in order to pursue professional training for legal practice in England or Wales. This is a two-year programme available to students who already have a degree in any discipline. You will study all the courses required by the Law Society of Scotland to enter into training for the Scottish legal profession.

Course details


How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeM115
Institution code E56
Campus nameCentral area campus
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff Not accepted
A level Not accepted
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) Not accepted
Access to HE Diploma Not accepted
Scottish Higher Not accepted

2:1 honours degree or equivalent. Full, detailed entry requirements including English language requirements are available on the University of Edinburgh’s website along with important information on how to apply. You must submit a fully completed UCAS application that includes details of the qualifications you are taking, including full predicted grades for qualifications not yet completed, your personal statement and your reference.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250* Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250* Year 1
Wales £9250* Year 1
Channel Islands £9250* Year 1
EU £9250* Year 1
Scotland £9250* Year 1
International £19750 Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

Scotland/EU and Rest of UK The 2020 fee rate is yet to be confirmed and was £9,250 for 2019 entry. For 2020 entry this may increase in line with inflation and will be subject to government limits. International Full time international students will pay a fixed annual fee rate for the duration of their programme. For up-to-date information http://www.ed.ac.uk/student-funding/tuition-fees/undergraduate
Law (Graduate Entry) at The University of Edinburgh - UCAS