Legal Practice LLM

London Metropolitan University

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Apply for the full-time course through LawCAB using the LPC application form.

Apply directly to London Metropolitan University for a part-time course.

Course length

One year, full-time

Two years, part-time

Eligibility requirements

Require a qualifying law degree (awarded by a Solicitor Regulation Authority (SRA) approved provider) with at least second class honours. Must include having adequately passed assessments in the seven Foundations of Legal Knowledge: Public Law, Obligations I (Contract), Obligations II (Tort), Criminal Law, Land Law, Equity and Trusts, and Law of the European Union. Further guidance on what amounts to a Qualifying Law Degree is available on the SRA website.

If you’re a non-law graduate, a Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL) or Common Professional Examination (CPE) with an average of at least 50%.

Prior to joining applicants will need to provide evidence of Completion of the Academic Stage of Training in the form of a letter or email from the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) (obtained prior to July 2014) or a letter from the awarding University to state that your Undergraduate Degree is a Qualifying Law Degree (to be issued on completion of your award) or that you have completed and passed all seven core GDL/CPE subjects within the maximum number of attempts allowed (not more than three).

All LPC applicants must fall within the SRA's transitional arrangements.

Graduate Visa eligibility


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Qualification Level

LLM / 232 credits

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Course fees

UK full-time - £15,000 per year

Overseas, full-time - £15,000 per year

Please refer to the London Metropolitan University website for information about course fees

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