Normally a first or second class honours degree or an equivalent professional qualification.
We believe that the quality of discussion and debates within the course is enhanced by the diversity of backgrounds, experiences and viewpoints represented amongst the student body. In assessing applications for the course, note is taken of evidence of motivation and commitment towards study, as well as evidence of intellectual ability. For these reasons, we attach importance to the views of referees.
Students will not be offered a place if, at the proposed date of registration, they will also be registered on another academic programme.
Applications from overseas students are always welcome. Applicants whose first language is not English should refer to the following link for further guidance, http://www2.le.ac.uk/study/international/need-to-know/english
Some of the suitable qualifications include:
- GCE Ordinary or Cambridge 1119 or GCSE or IGCSE English Language, grades A to C
- British Council IELTS: 7.0 or above
- TOEFL: 600 or above (260 or above on the computer-based test, 100 or above on the internet-based test), plus a score of 4.0 or above in the test of written English (TWE)
An application form is included in the brochure, you can print the form (pdf) or complete the application online by clciking the appropriate link for your chosen course and start date. Complete the form and return to Distance Learning, School of Law: Graduate Studies, University of Leicester, Leicester LE1 7RH, United Kingdom.
Applications should be accompanied by 2 references in sealed envelopes.
All entries to the course are subject to the current Postgraduate Regulations of the University, a copy of which can be obtained on application to the Graduate Office of the University. Tel: +44 (0)116 2522293.
Application form (pdf)
School of Law
University of Leicester
Tel: +44 (0) 116 252 3454