Taught course

LLB for Graduates

University of Birmingham · Birmingham Law School
LLB graduate entry

Entry requirements

At least a lower second-class Honours degree from a UK university or a good Bachelors degree from outside the UK.

Months of entry


Course content

This two-year programme is an innovative and challenging alternative to the one-year Graduate Diploma in Legal Studies. The programme is popular with both international and UK students.
Compared to the Graduate Diploma in Legal Studies, the LLB for Graduates programme provides:
Opportunities for deeper study of a broader range of legal subjects;
A chance to examine the philosophical side of law;
More time to acquire skills in legal reasoning and research;
An Honours degree qualification.

Explore postgraduate study at Birmingham at one of our on-campus open days. Register to attend at: www.birmingham.ac.uk/pgopendays

If you can’t make it to one of our on-campus open days, our virtual open days run regularly throughout the year. For more information, please visit: www.pg.bham.ac.uk

Information for international students

International students can find details of scholarships at www.international.bham.ac.uk/scholarships.htm IELTS: overall 7.0 (no less than 6.5 in any band); TOEFL: paper-based: 600 plus 4.5 in TWE, computer-based: 250 + essay rating of 4.5.

Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration

LLB graduate entry

full time
24 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate enquiry service
0121 414 5005