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  • Qualification

    Graduate Diploma

  • Location

    Headington Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

Overview

We pride ourselves on providing a quality law conversion course. The course combines academic rigour with the problem solving and research skills to help you stand out as a legal professional. You can study with us full-time (one year) or part-time (two years).

We’re known in the legal world for producing graduates that have both:

a thorough grasp of legal knowledge
the confidence to apply it to real-life situations.

Our classes are small and our teaching staff are supportive. They are passionate about the work and research they do, incorporating their published work into their specialist teaching. So you'll be able to experience an active engagement with the laws of the society in which we live, while you study.

You will develop employability skills and we have an outstanding record of student success in the following:

national mooting
international mooting
client interviewing competitions
solicitor mentoring scheme
barrister mentoring scheme.

You can participate in our solicitor and barrister mentoring or pro bono schemes.

After you graduate

Career prospects

Having completed the GDL most students go on to become solicitors or barristers by taking the Legal Practice Course (LPC) or the Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC).

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 8,500per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

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Oxford Brookes University

  • University League Table

    48th

  • Campus address

    Oxford Brookes University, Gipsy Lane, Headington, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX3 0BP, England

Oxford is world-famous for its rich history of education and groundbreaking research. It’s also only an hour from London by train.
Oxford Brookes courses give students the fundamental skills and experience needed to succeed in their chosen career and become internationally employable.
A dedicated International Student Advice team can help with everything from visas to work options. Trips are offered, so students can explore the UK.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    79th out of 103 7

  • Entry standards

    / Max 231
    103 47%

    85th

    3
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    69 69%

    81st

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.96 79%

    55th

    28

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