• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
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Overview

The Bachelor of Laws programme offered by the University of London will help you develop a critical awareness of the common law legal tradition and apply problem-solving skills to a range of legal and non-legal settings.

Local teaching support

Our courses are designed to be studied independently, but if you would like to attend classes, you can enrol at one of our approved local teaching centres around the world and benefit from local study support and the facilities of a campus-style environment.

To receive teaching support, you must apply directly to an approved teaching centre. Centres may set earlier deadlines than the course deadlines listed above.

Study materials

We will send you study materials developed by academics from the Laws consortium. These include:

  • Module guides (see samples under Legal system and method, Criminal law, Contract law and Public law).
  • Statute books, provided for all modules where they are permitted in the examination.

Career opportunities

The University of London was the first to offer a degree in English Law in the 1890s, and continues to offer the security of an internationally recognised 'gold standard'.

Upon graduation, you will join a distinguished group of solicitors, barristers and judges from all over the world who began their careers with a University of London LLB.

Accreditation

The University of London LLB is recognised in many jurisdictions as satisfying, or partiallysatisfying, the requirements for the academic stage of legal study. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    • Duration description
      • 3-6 years (LLB) 
      • 2-6 years (LLB Graduate Entry)
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Blended
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Contract Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Legal System and Method
  • Public Law
  • Property Law 
  • EU Law
  • Tort Law
  • Commercial Law
  • Family Law
  • International protection of human rights
  • Introduction to criminology
  • Equity and Trusts
  • Jurisprudence and legal theory
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Civil and criminal procedure
  • Company Law
  • Conflicts of laws
  • Criminology
  • Employment law
  • Evidence
  • Intellectual property
  • International commercial law
  • Introduction to Islamic law
  • Public international law.

Audience

Upon graduation, you will join a distinguished group of solicitors, barristers and judges from all over the world who began their careers with a University of London LLB.

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    87

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General Requirements

  • To register for the LLB, you will usually be aged 17+
  • Each application is considered on an individual basis. If you do not have the standard requirements, our Admissions Panel will consider factors such as alternative or incomplete qualifications (e.g. diplomas / degrees) and relevant work experience.

Technological Requirements

We set minimum basic computer requirements because your study resources are accessed via the Student Portal and it is vital that you can access this regularly. For this degree, you will also need Adobe Flash Player to view video material and a media player (such as VLC) to play video files.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1632 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4887 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1632 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4887 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 36 months.
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  • Indicative Cost: LLB (Standard Entry) : £4887
  • Indicative Cost: LLB (Graduate Entry): £3741

Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

  • Without the cost of moving to London, studying for your University of London degree anywhere in the world represents excellent value for money. However, there are additional sources of support depending on where you live and how you choose to study.
  • UK-based students may be entitled to apply for an undergraduate Student Loan or the Sir John Cass Scholarship. Equally, some of our approved local teaching institutions around the world offer discounts or scholarships for the face-to-face tuition they offer.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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