LL.M. On Campus

Legal Professional Practice

Sheffield Hallam University

12 months
14895 GBP/year
8745 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Study law and work in our on campus law firm with this fast track Legal Professional Practice from Sheffield Hallam University. 


Combine the study of law with experience of legal practice in our on-campus law firm alongside practising lawyers.

Future careers

As a law conversion course, the LLM in Legal Professional Practice from Sheffield Hallam University is the first step towards a career in the legal profession, typically as a solicitor or barrister. With a law degree, you will also be in the top 25% of those who secure graduate jobs in the wider commercial and business sector. This course helps prepares you for a career in a number of fields such as:

  • law (solicitor, barrister, paralegal, in-house counsel, in the private or public sector)
  • financial services
  • management and commerce
  • teaching
  • civil service
  • local government
  • the police
  • the Crown Prosecution Service
  • Trading Standards


The Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL) is approved and accredited by the Solicitors Regulation Authority.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Business Law And Practice
  • Criminal Law And Practice
  • Dispute Resolution In Contract
  • Dispute Resolution In Tort
  • Land, Property Law & Practice
  • Legal Professional Practice Project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Typically a 2.2 honours degree or above in any subject.
  • Students without a 2:2 honours degree from the UK or Republic of Ireland are required to evidence that they meet the academic entrance requirements of the relevant professional body. 
  • This includes applicants with overseas degrees or mature students without an undergraduate degree.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14895 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14895 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    8745 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8745 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /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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