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European Legal Studies (Honours), L.L.B.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #601 (WUR) London, United Kingdom
The European Legal Studies (Honours) degree at the University of Westminster provides you with the foundation subjects required to obtain a Qualifying Law Degree along with the opportunity to spend a year of study in one of our partner universities in Europe. 
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Overview

A law degree is seen as a valuable asset by a variety of employers, as is knowledge of another European legal system and another European legal language.

When you apply you will need to demonstrate an aptitude for European language study, but this need not necessarily take the form of a formal qualification. Depending on your language skills, while abroad you may study in English or in another European language. Student mobility takes place under the Erasmus+ scheme.

Career Path 

 The European Legal Studies (Honours) degree at the University of Westminster will prepare you for a range of legal careers including practice as a barrister or advocate, solicitor, clerk, officer of the court or legal executive. Graduates also pursue careers in legal interpreting, the Civil Service, international organisations, NGOs and local government.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    480 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Civil Law and Legal Systems
  • Equity and Trusts
  • EU Law
  • European Language
  • Legal Profession and Legal Services
  • Land Law
  • Contract Law
  • Criminal Law
  • European Language
  • Law: Policy and Practice
  • Public Law
  • Tort Law
  • Dissertation in European Legal Studies

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    78

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • 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:

    54

    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

General Requirements

  • A Levels – BBC to ABB
  • International Baccalaureate – 27 points. We also welcome applications from students taking the IB Career related Programme
  • BTEC Extended Diploma – DDM
  • BTEC Diploma – Not accepted on its own
  • Access – 112 to 128  UCAS Tariff points from the Access course

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14000 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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