University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde


Times Higher Education UK University of the Year. Right at the heart of Glasgow - Scotland's biggest & most cosmopolitan city.

Increased career prospects

We offer unrivalled experimental learning opportunities that allow you to put theory into practice. With real-life legal and courtroom experience before you even graduate, your CV will really stand you apart.

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High quality research-led teaching

We rank 14 out of 97 UK Law School in the 2015 Complete University Guide. And in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework, we were ranked joint first in Scotland. Academic research underpins all that we do. These results are testament to the high quality, research-led teaching that is reflected in our high teaching standards.

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Unique courses

We offer unrivalled opportunities for learning through our award winning Law Clinic, world-leading Clinical LLB programme and classes which blend real life experience and academic study. We offer a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses, from the traditional LLB to Masters degrees in subjects such as Climate Law, Criminal Justice, Construction Law and Mediation.

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Innovative & forward thinking

We’re one of the first Law Schools to offer a part time LLB, deliver webcast based teaching, and pioneer a transactional-learning based Diploma in Professional Legal Practice. Our new Graduate Entrant (Scots & English) LLB, is just another example of Strathclyde being ahead of the curve.

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First-class facilities

We invest in our learning facilities so you can make the most of your university experience. The Andersonian Library is one of the finest in Scotland, offering a wide range of law reports, legislation, serials and monographs. It’s well stocked with multiple-copy textbooks and current journals. You can also access a wide range of electronic information sources, from home, including all the major legal databases.

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Approachability is part of our appeal. Although the highest standards are set by us and expected of you, we’re a friendly and non-hierarchical School. We’re not an ‘ancient’ university, nor would we want to be. In our fifty years of educating tomorrow’s lawyers, what excites us is providing a quality of teaching and research that makes a difference to the world – today and tomorrow.

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