Taught course

Law

Institution
Swansea University · Hillary Rodham Clinton School of Law
Qualifications
GDL

Entry requirements

To enrol on the GDL an applicant must normally have obtained an undergraduate degree awarded by a recognised UK or Republic of Ireland institution. (Please note that those wishing to progress to the Bar should normally have achieved at least a 2:2 honours classification in their undergraduate degree).

Months of entry

September

Course content

Swansea University’s Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL), also sometimes referred to as the Common Professional Examination (CPE) is a programme for non-law graduates, or those with equivalent qualifications, wishing to either enter the legal profession or work in law-related employment. The GDL is designed to provide the legal knowledge necessary to satisfy the academic requirements of the Solicitors Regulation Authority, Bar Standards Board and the Institute of Legal Executives.

Qualification and course duration

GDL

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
GDL Office
Email
GDL@swansea.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1792 295913