601–800 th
World University Rankings 2020
151–200 th
Young University Rankings 2019
126-150 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
All Saints Building, All Saints, Manchester, M15 6BH, United Kingdom

Law - Manchester Metropolitan University

**Overview** Law underpins our society. It’s a diverse and challenging area of study that leads to a range of career opportunities. Our LLB programme gives you the depth of legal knowledge you need to work in this exciting field or go on to further training. With careers fairs, guest speakers, and networking events, you can challenge yourself and really understand the profession. **Learning in practice** Studying legal theory is important, but it’s not the whole picture. You need to develop your skills as a negotiator and problem solver too. Interactive workshops and our mock courtroom will build your confidence. You can take advantage of our extensive network of professional partners to offer pro bono legal advice to real clients, under supervision. This is supported by our expert teaching staff, who have years of experience working in various legal professions. **Specialist knowledge** This degree gives you the chance to specialise in particular legal fields and prepare for a career you’re passionate about. In Years 2 and 3 you can choose from a variety of option units to dig deeper into specific areas. Our mentoring scheme provides further support as you decide which direction you want to take with your career. **Features and Benefits** - **Legal hub** – Manchester is the country’s second-largest legal hub. We have close ties to the Northern Circuit and leading legal firms. - **Award winning** – join a law school renowned for mooting and interviewing success in national and international competitions. - **Apply your knowledge** – interact with real clients by helping people seeking legal advice through our network of pro bono partners. You’ll be supervised by qualified lawyers. - **Legal professionals** – your lecturers are highly experienced legal professionals. They’ve worked as solicitors, barristers and district judges. Our legal scholars and research academics encourage critical thinking. - **Practical experience** – choose the four-year course to spend a year on a work placement. Take advantage of our network of partner firms to gain valuable professional experience. - **Qualifying law degree** – graduate ready to start one of the legal vocational courses required to become a solicitor or barrister. Continue studying with us for a discount on your fees. - **Diverse community** – you’ll be learning with people from across the globe. Our reputation attracts students from countries where there is common jurisdictions such as Hong Kong. - **Established law school** – from LLB up to Bar and scholarly research, we teach law at every stage of the profession. Join the Law Society to get involved with the community. **Placement Options** As a law student you could take part in one of our pro bono (voluntary) work schemes. Pro bono work gives you the chance to test your legal skills in a real-life situation. We currently work with a range of partners including LawWorks, Partners of Prisoners (POPs), Amicus, Personal Support Unit, Shelter and Manchester CAB. You can also opt to do a four-year route where you can spend your third year of study on an industrial placement or spend it studying abroad at one of our partner institutions.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Law (with Honours) - LLB (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time with time abroad
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,ManchesterUnited Kingdom