Taught course

Bar Professional Training Course

University of Law · University of Law

Entry requirements

You will need either a qualifying law degree (QLD) 2:1 minimum or an undergraduate degree in any other subject (2:1 minimum) and a Graduate Diploma in Law/CPE.

Months of entry


Course content

At The University of Law, we pride ourselves in offering the best legal training - and our Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC) is no exception.

Our BPTC is designed to help you secure pupillage and prepare you for life as a barrister. You can expect high standards of tutoring by qualified practitioners with unparalleled experience in delivering advocacy. Choose our BPTC LLM and make your pupillage applications stand out - working on real life pro bono legal cases.

You’ll be supported by our specialist careers service from the moment you accept your place. Our track record says it all - of our 2016 Full-time UK/EEA graduates, 66% have gained a pupillage within 12 months of completing the course. Furthermore, 22% of our full-time graduates that year obtained an 'Outstanding' grade, which is considerably more than the national average of 13%.

Qualification and course duration


full time
10 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

0800 289997