Taught course

Qualifying Law

Institution
Liverpool John Moores University · Faculty of Arts, Professional and Social Studies
Qualifications
LLM

Entry requirements

You will need:
  • a minimum second class honours degree
or
  • equivalent previous experience
Additional Information
  • IELTS 6.5 (minimum. 6.0 in each component)
  • Pearson 58-64 (minimum 51 in each component for UKVI Purposes)
  • RPL is accepted on this programme
  • International students applying to study a full-time taught Masters, MRes, MPhil or PhD at LJMU should check if they require an Academic Technology Approval Scheme or ATAS certificate. Contact International Admissions Team for more details
  • International students entering on a Tier 4 visa cannot study part-time
If you have any specific queries, please contact apsadmissions@ljmu.ac.uk

Months of entry

September

Course content

Transform and advance your career with LJMU's professionally accredited Qualifying Law LLM conversion course (previously GDL) delivered by academics and practitioners.
  • Choose from flexible modes of study
  • Study on a course accredited by the Solicitors Regulation Authority/Bar Standards Board
  • Progress to the Legal Practice Course (LPC) or the Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC)
  • Apply even if you are a non-law graduate wanting to convert a degree into a qualifying legal qualification
  • Prepare for a professional legal career as well as opportunities in public services and management
This exciting degree is designed to enable non-law graduates to gain an exempting legal qualification at Masters level.

The degree will provide you with opportunities to broaden your legal interests, while equipping you with the skills and knowledge necessary for a rewarding future in the legal profession.

Information for international students

Please note: All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC.

Contact LJMU's International Admissions Team for guidance on visa information. Further information is also available from our international web pages.

Fees and funding

Please see the course page for more information.

Qualification and course duration

LLM

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Team
Email
courses@ljmu.ac.uk
Phone
0151 231 5090