• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 9 months
    Duration
With a clear focus on your future employability, we are more confident than ever in your success after you graduate the Legal Practice Course (LPC) - full-time offered by The University of Law.

About

Only students providing valid contact details (E-mail and phone number) will be contacted by the university regarding their requests.

If you have a law degree or GDL and wish to train as a solicitor, we offer three options including an LPC MSc in Law, Business and Management to make you business ready.

  • Qualify with an LPC, with the option to gain an MSc or LLM at no extra cost
  • Develop your commercial awareness, critical thinking and the necessary professional skills to prepare you for the challenges of being a solicitor
  • Tailor your course to your specialist areas of interest through a wide choice of elective subjects
  • Study your LPC with a Masters and you could be eligible for a postgraduate student loan

Get a job in nine months, or we’ll give you 100% of your fees back: 50% of your fees as cashback plus 50% of your fees as credit towards any further courses.

Since 2013, over 90% of our full-time summer students of the Legal Practice Course (LPC) - full-time offered by The University of Law secured legal positions within nine months of graduation, the majority with training contracts.

Programme Structure

For more information please visit the programme website!

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 9 months
    • Duration description

      9.5 months.

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    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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Academic Requirements

To be eligible to take up your place on our LPC, you must comply with the requirements for commencing a Legal Practice Course (LPC) set out by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA).

University of Law LPC selection criteria

  • Academic profile and achievement, generally a minimum of an actual or predicted second class honours law degree or GDL/CPE/MA Law
  • A sufficient command of the English language to successfully complete the course
  • Any special circumstances revealed in your application 

English language requirements

If you have completed a degree outside the UK and you do not come from a ‘majority English speaking country’, please provide a certified copy of one of the approved English Language Tests.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    11950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11950 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 9 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    11950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11950 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 9 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs

  • London, United Kingdom

    1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs
  • Bristol, United Kingdom

    750 - 1260 GBP/month
    Living Costs
  • Leeds, United Kingdom

    637 - 1110 GBP/month
    Living Costs
  • Liverpool, United Kingdom

    556 - 1040 GBP/month
    Living Costs
  • Reading, United Kingdom

    903 - 1390 GBP/month
    Living Costs
  • Birmingham, United Kingdom

    765 - 1140 GBP/month
    Living Costs
  • Chester, United Kingdom

    660 - 1140 GBP/month
    Living Costs
  • Guildford, United Kingdom

    660 - 1140 GBP/month
    Living Costs
  • Manchester, United Kingdom

    645 - 1200 GBP/month
    Living Costs
  • Exeter, United Kingdom

    649 - 1090 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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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