Taught course

Graduate Diploma in Law

Institution
University of Sheffield · School of Law
Qualifications
GDL

Entry requirements

Minimum 2:1 honours degree or international equivalent, in any subject, but we’ll consider each application on its own merits.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Also known as the Common Professional Exam, this is a one-year conversion course for non-law graduates or those who have a law degree from another country. You can fast-track your way to the next stage of legal training to become either a barrister or solicitor in England or Wales.

Teaching
You’ll attend seminars and be assessed by examination.

Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/courses

Information for international students

Overall IELTS grade of 7.5 with a minimum of 7.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Qualification and course duration

GDL

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Email
law-admissions@sheffield.ac.uk