If you would like to pursue a career as a professional solicitor, the Bachelor of Laws LLB is the main route for entry to the profession.
Accredited by the Law Society of Scotland, as a provider of the LLB, Bachelor of Laws which, together with other training, is the main route for entry to the legal profession. The main aim is to provide you with knowledge and understanding of the legal system and law of Scotland. You will develop your legal knowledge and skills through the study of core areas of private, public, criminal and commercial law.
You also have the option from year 2 of the programme to take modules in risk management so that your final degree will be an LLB Bachelor of Laws with Risk. The management of risk in legal practice is an increasingly important issue and this LLB with Risk pathway is likely to be an attractive option for students.
Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.
- Law Society of Scotland
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.
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
|UCAS Tariff||Not accepted|
|A level||BBB||including English/Law at B & GCSE Maths C/4|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DDM||plus A Level English/Law at B and GCSE Maths C/4|
|Access to HE Diploma||Applications are considered from applicants with a relevant access course, such as University of Strathclyde PEC or University of Glasgow Access course. English and Law units are essential from these access courses.|
|Scottish Higher||AABBB||including English and National 5 Maths C|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||National 5 Maths at C. PLUS Higher requirements. GCSE Maths at C/4. PLUS A Level/BTEC requirements (must include A Level English/Law at B)|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||28 points||including English and Maths|
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||H1, H2, H2, H3, H3||including English H2 and Maths H5 or O1|
Level 2 Entry:
HND Legal Services with AAA in Graded Units
Additional entry requirements
Required for level 2 entry
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||7.0||IELTS of overall 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each element|
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9,250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|
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