Entry requirements

Generally you should have a good honours degree in any subject other than law or a non - qualifying law degree.

Months of entry

October

Course content

This is the conversion course for graduates in subjects other than law or who have a non-qualifying law degree, who intend to become solicitors or barristers.

  • Attendance
    Delivered at weekends, this course is ideal for those in employment and who may have other commitments.
  • Careers and Pro Bono
    Access to a mentor, individual careers advice and guidance as well as opportunities for involvement in an extensive range of pro bono activities.
  • Teaching
    Leicester De Montfort Law School boasts an excellent reputation for teaching quality.
  • Facilities
    Students are taught in the state-of-the-art £35 million Hugh Aston Building, complete with its own mock courtroom, client interviewing room, integrated law library and book shop.
  • Location
    Central UK location and attractive city centre campus.
  • Pastoral Support
    Excellent pastoral care and support by staff.
  • E-learning
    Additional online learning support provided via DMU’s Blackboard facility.

Information for international students

If English is not your first language, an IELTS score of 7.0 or equivalent is normally required.

Qualification and course duration

GDL

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
CILEx Law School
Email
verlandersmith@cilexlawschool.ac.uk