Taught course

Legal Practice Course

BPP University · BPP University Law School

Entry requirements

The entry requirements to study the Legal Practice Course (LPC) at BPP University Law School are as follows:

  • Qualifying law degree minimum 2.2 or above
  • Non-law degree minimum 2.2 or above and a GDL, CPE, or similar qualification such as CILEx
  • If you wish to study our fast-track LPC, you will be required to hold a 2.1 at degree level

English language requirements

If English is not your first language and you do not hold an honours degree that was delivered in English, you will be required to provide certified proof of ability in written and spoken English to at least IELTS 6.5 (overall) or equivalent.

Months of entry

January, February, September

Course content

The Legal Practice Course, also known as the LPC, is a postgraduate course that is normally studied after an undergraduate degree or law conversion course.

If you are looking to become a solicitor, our LPC offers the practical knowledge and commercial awareness to succeed in practice. We focus on the skills and the knowledge you need to secure a training contract.

99% of LPC graduates* were in employment or further study 15 months after graduation.

Your learning is built around simulated client portfolios to build the legal skills that employers and recruiters are looking for. Learn from qualified lawyers who can help to shape your career, with links to law firms and in-house teams at every level.

  • Our approach is trusted by the UK’s biggest legal firms
  • We have unrivalled relationships with over 150 top law firms, 60 of whom send all their trainees exclusively to us for the LPC

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • LPC
    part time
    18-24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    9 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

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