In the Law School we are experiencing a growing postgraduate community - with increasing numbers of Brazilians coming to Bristol to further their legal studies. Ranked number eight in England and Wales (Guardian University League Table 2019) we have one of the most diverse ranges of specialised LLM programmes available - a combination which many Brazilian students find attractive.
Brazil to Bristol
Popular courses for Brazilian students include our LLM in Human Rights and the LLM in International Law and International Relations. Our MsC in Social Legal Studies is also popular for those wanting to take their first step towards a research career. Find out more about our taught postgraduate degrees.
The University of Bristol Santander Scholarship provides £2000 towards living costs. Fundacion Beca can assist Latin American postgraduate students with loans (the University of Bristol also offers Fundación Beca students a 10% discount on tuition fees). And you can apply for our Global Justice Scholarship which automatically includes an application to the University's Think Big Scholarship programme. More information for Brazilian Students can be found on our international pages.
Get a feel for what it would be like to study here. In this video, undergraduate Raeesa Rajmohamed takes you on a tour of the University of Bristol Law School in the Wills Memorial Building. Get to see the grand reception rooms, teaching and social spaces and what's inside the iconic tower.
With the most alumni reaching partner status within Magic and Silver Circle law firms after Oxbridge - international firms with worldwide reputation - and home to a number of ground-breaking research centres, including the internationally renowned Human Rights Implementation Centre, the Law School's alumni support students build the skills needed to get ahead in a diverse range of careers. Read more.
Applicants who hold a Bacharel/Licenciado (4 years or more in duration) with good marks will be considered for our postgraduate taught programmes. The same entry criteria is required for a student to be considered for PhD study. You can apply online for all our postgraduate programmes.
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- A top 10 law school in England and Wales (Guardian University League Table 2019)
- A top three UK university for excellence in legal research (REF 2021)
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