Law

Learn in an inclusive and friendly environment, where you can develop your legal skills and prepare for your future law career

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In the top 15 for Law in the UK

Guardian University Guide 2021, Complete University Guide 2021 and Times & The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020

Our academics, many of whom are leaders in their fields, will challenge and support you throughout your studies.

You will learn and develop both legal and transferable skills such as the ability to understand and analyse complex materials, and present persuasive arguments orally and in writing. This will set you on the path to future career success.

William Bury - the last man to be hanged in Dundee

Our students recently participated in a public mock trial in Dundee. They re-examined the medical evidence which led to the execution of William Bury, the last man to be hanged in Dundee.
William Bury - the last man hanged in Dundee

Stories

Photograph of Caroline Cotta in front of European Union buildings in Strasbourg. Berenice Lemoine and Tracy Leli inset to left.

Feature

Our students are encouraged to find and apply to internships to see how practitioners apply their legal skills and how laws are developed. Three LLM graduates discuss their internships and how they helped their careers and preparation for PhDs.

Published on 3 August 2020

Feature

Well done to all of our students who are continuing to develop their skills and demonstrate their passion across architecture, environmental sustainability, law, psychology, and urban planning

Published on 31 July 2020

Photograph of student Amelia Mah

Feature

Amelia Mah, from Scotland, graduated in 2020 with her Undergraduate LLB Degree and is now studying for her Diploma in Professional Legal Practice

Published on 3 July 2020

houses of parliament

Feature

Professor Colin Reid has been heavily involved in work on the big impact that Brexit will have on the environment, and environmental law

Published on 5 May 2020

Petra Minnerop

Press Release

The University of Dundee will next week host a masterclass to launch its programme of events in the run up to the world’s largest climate change event later this year.

Published on 6 March 2020

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Scrymgeour Building
University of Dundee
Dundee DD1 4HN
United Kingdom

Enquiries

+44 (0)1382 386472 or +44 (0)1382 386736