Law (Eng/NI) - Accelerated Graduate Entry LLB

School of Humanities, Social Sciences and Law

A two year graduate entry course with the subjects you need to practise Law in England, Wales, Northern Ireland, or other common law jurisdictions globally

Start date
September 2024
2 years
Dundee City Campus

This course allows graduates with a degree in any area, to complete an English Law degree in two years, instead of three. 

This course is recognised in common law countries that accept an English qualifying degree.

We offer training for the exams to enter the Institute of Professional Legal Studies in Northern Ireland.

This course can be used as part of an accepted pathway into practice as a solicitor or a barrister in England and Wales. Find out more about:

Kevin Wahba, from Canada, travelled to Dundee as an international student and graduated in 2014 from English Law – Accelerated Program and is currently Registrar of the Association of Ontario Land Surveyors.

"I consider the University of Dundee a significant part of the foundation of my success over the years and believe that any student searching for an opportunity for adventure, a quality learning experience, and the chance to make lifelong friends would be as impressed and satisfied as I am"

Read Kevin’s Accelerated Law story

Student societies

Along with your studies we encourage our students to join one of our Law societies:

  • The Dundee University Law Society is one of the biggest and most active societies on campus and helps build your Law network.
  • The Dundee International Law Society is a student-led society that arranges seminars, debates, colloquia and presentations on international law problems and prospects.
  • Our Mooting society provides training and practice in advocacy. Each year members participate in national and international competitions, including at the International Court of Justice in The Hague.
  • The Telders International Law Moot Court Competition provides an opportunity for law students with an interest in public international law to hone their skills in front of leading experts and compete against teams from across Europe.
  • The Route2 society aim is to expose law students to the vast array of career opportunities outside of the legal sector. 

You can read more about the successes of our Law societies on the DUSA website.

“The course has allowed me to expand my academic skills and has helped to make me an attractive prospect for employers. I undertook a 3 week legal placement which allowed me to gain practical insight into the work of a solicitor and built the skills I need to boost my employability. ”

Lucy Campbell, Accelerated Law

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