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Law with Philosophy (Hons)

University College Dublin

48 months
19900 EUR/year
5880 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Law with Philosophy (Hons) degree from University College Dublin offers you a highly respected degree in law, combined with an enriched appreciation of its philosophical underpinnings.


Legal systems express and reflect the prevailing moral, political, social and economic philosophy of the State. The Law with Philosophy degree is offered by University College Dublin.

Law and philosophy are, therefore, complementary fields of study. An understanding of law is fundamentally enhanced by a deeper knowledge of philosophical theory. 


Students of the Law with Philosophy (Hons) degree from University College Dublin can choose to study the modules necessary for legal professional recognition, which enables them to pursue legal careers as solicitors or barristers.

Graduates are also ideally suited to careers in:

  • Legal research (e.g. at the Law Reform Commission)
  • Politics
  • Media
  • Diplomatic service
  • Academia

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Constitutional Law
  • Contract Law
  • Tort Law
  • EU Law
  • Property Law
  • Criminal Law

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • 1st February - Normal closing date for applications.
  • 1st May - Closing date for late applications


240 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Leaving Certificate: O6/H7 in English, Irish, a third language and three other recognised subjects.
  • Irish, EU and EFTA students* are eligible to apply for admission to all undergraduate courses and apply via the Central Applications Office (CAO):
  • For very high demand courses, a numerus clausus for EU applicants applies (i.e. based on the proportion of applicants achieving top grades from the various cohorts).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19900 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19900 EUR per year during 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5880 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5880 EUR per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Dublin

1100 - 1800 EUR /month
Living costs

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


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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