Entry requirements

The usual academic requirement is an Honours Degree from a UK University in a non-law subject, Class 2.2 or above. Applicants from overseas or with non-standard qualifications must apply for a Certificate of Academic Standing from the Bar Standards Board (if you are planning on qualifying as a barrister).

Months of entry

September

Course content

An intensive conversion course to law for non-law graduates.

You will study the English and Welsh legal system, land law, public law, equity and trusts and EU law and research and write an extended essay. Completion of the GDL allows you to proceed to the LPC or BPTC courses.

Qualification and course duration

GDL

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Enquiries
Email
postgradenquiries@cardiff.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)29 2087 0084