Law is ranked number 1 in Scotland and number 4 in the UK by the Guardian University Guide (2020).


We’re also in the UK Top 10 in The Times and Sunday Times Complete University Guides (2019).


The law school is home to a successful, student led, mooting society which competes in competitions in Scotland and in the rest of the UK.


100% of the research activity carried out in Law was rated as being of a quality which is "recognised internationally" (REF 2014).


Our students participated in a public mock trial in Dundee. Learn more about William Bury - the last man to be hanged in Dundee .

This was a completely new experience – none of us had done anything quite like it. I don’t think any Scottish university has ever put on anything similar. It was an amazing opportunity for us.

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Student in a court room.