English Law

University of Strathclyde

Degree level: Undergraduate
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Course summary

The Law School at Strathclyde is one of the UK’s leading providers of legal education. Studying law concerns the obligations, duties and rights of every member of society in relation to their neighbours and to society. This degree will provide you with grounding in the key laws and principles underpinning English law. Why LLB English Law at Strathclyde? Undertake a three-year Honours degree recognised in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. Graduates will satisfy the qualifying criteria of the Solicitors Regulatory Authority and the Bar Standards Board of England/Wales. Meet the Northern Ireland Evidence requirement through Honours elective study. Benefit from high quality research-led teaching at one of Scotland’s leading providers of legal education. Your Career In addition to being qualified to undertake further training to become a solicitor or barrister in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, graduates have transferable skills which are sought-after in many roles. Recent graduate roles include: Paralegal Legal Researcher Civil Servant Company Secretary Teacher

Course details

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

How to apply

This course has limited vacancies, and is no longer accepting applications from some students. See the list below for where you normally live, to check if you’re eligible to apply.






Northern Ireland

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 codeM111
Institution code S78
Campus nameUniversity of Strathclyde
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 2

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff Not accepted
A level AAB - AAA GCSE English Language 6/B or Literature 6/B, GCSE Maths 4/C
Scottish Higher Grades AAAAABB. Advanced Higher in an essay-based subject, eg English, History, Modern Studies. Maths/Applications of Mathematics National 5 C, or equivalent
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 40 points English HL5, Maths SL
Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017) H2, H2, H2, H2, H2 Must include 2 humanities subjects
Scottish HND Pass HND Legal Services: AAA in Graded Unit and interview.

Highers AAAAABB (Advanced Higher in an essay-based subject, eg English, History, Modern Studies)

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250* Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250* Year 1
Wales £9250* Year 1
Channel Islands £9250* Year 1
EU £1820* Year 1
Scotland £1820* Year 1
International £16400 Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

Undergraduate students who live in Scotland will usually have their tuition fees paid by the Student Awards Agency Scotland (SAAS). If you have previously attended university or college or are not sure about your eligibility, you should contact SAAS to check your eligibility to have your fees paid. SAAS will pay your tuition fees directly to Strathclyde. Most undergraduate students from the rest of the UK (England, Wales and Northern Ireland) will receive a free year of tuition as, assuming no change in Rest of UK fees policy over the period, the total amount payable by undergraduate students will be capped. For students commencing study next session, this is capped at £27,750 (with the exception of the MPharm and Integrated Masters courses); MPharm students pay £9,250 for each of the four years. Students studying on Integrated Masters degree programmes pay an additional £9,250 for the Masters year with the exception of those undertaking a full-year industrial placement where a separate placement fee will apply. The University of Strathclyde offers a wide range of scholarships and bursaries. For further information, please consult the following page: https://www.strath.ac.uk/studywithus/scholarships/. For further information on tuition fees, additional costs and funding for this programme, please view the "Fees and funding" section on the programme website.
English Law at University of Strathclyde - UCAS