University of Birmingham 2 Year LLB

University of Birmingham 2 Year LLB

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University of Birmingham 2 Year LLB

The LLB for Graduates is designed for students with an undergraduate degree in a non-law subject who are looking to pursue a future legal career as it provides an opportunity to gain a qualifying law degree in two years.

This programme is particularly popular amongst international students providing a competitively priced alternative to studying Law in your home country. In 2015/16 there are over 60 students studying this programme from all over the world including Canada, the USA and Nigeria.

Birmingham Law School is the most established law school in one of the largest legal communities in the country. For almost 90 years we have made a major contribution to teaching and scholarship, and you’ll learn from academics who are leaders in their fields and the authors of many key works used by practitioners today.

Entry requiements

Required subjects and grades:
Upper second-class Honours degree or equivalent.

Additional information:

BTEC Extended Diploma, Diploma and Subsidiary Diploma not accepted.

International students:

Birmingham Law School has a thriving community of over 200 international students across our LLB programmes. International qualifications which are equivalent to a UK honours degree will be considered for entry. Learn more about international entry requirements.

If your first language is not English you must provide an English language qualification. Recognised qualifications include:

  • IELTS: 7.0 with no less than 6.5 in any band

If you need to improve your level of English in order to meet the minimum entry-level requirement you may be able attend one of the full-time courses run by our English for International Students Unit.

Depending on your chosen course of study, you may also be interested in one of our foundation pathways, which offer specially structured programmes for international students whose qualifications are not accepted for direct entry to UK universities. Further details can be found on Birmingham International Academy web pages.