Do More With Law
Brilliant prospects. Diverse careers.
We believe every student is unique - with different strengths and ambitions. We offer diverse undergraduate units, a rich portfolio of LLMs, a research-informed MA and many opportunities to explore careers within or beyond law. Supported by academics and alumni that are leaders in their fields, studying here will enrich your learning experience and see you do more with law than you ever imagined possible.
Visit and Open Days
Join us at a virtual visit day event. Next up, our PG virtual chat taking place on Thursday 7 May, 2020.
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Watch students talking about some of the Law Clinic projects they are working on.
Help shape a post-COVID world
With a range of distinctive LLMs, led by academics that are leaders in the respective research fields, we offer a unique opportunity for our students and graduates to help shape and inform the policy and legislation that will emerge as a result of COVID-19.
Get a stand out education
The Law School provides an intellectually demanding, research-informed legal education. Combining teaching and research excellence to deliver a challenging and rigorous curriculum makes our graduates stand out - able to demonstrate excellent legal, analytical and reasoning skills and empowered to pursue top flights careers. Watch our Head of School intro to the Law School or download the Law School Brochure to find out more.
Explore diverse career options
With a rich calendar of career-focused activities and a strong collaboration between the School, our alumni, student organisations, international law firms and community partners, you will graduate with the skills, knowledge and contacts to fulfil your career aspirations with many opportunities to excel in and out of law. Find out more about the career paths possible with a law degree from the University of Bristol.
Gain recognised, real-life experience of law
Through our Human Rights Law Clinic and student-led Pro Bono legal service you can gain recognised, real-life experience of law that employers in a wide range of sectors will value. Alongside this, we offer students the opportunity to be mentored by lawyers in commercial practice or through our Law in Society mentoring scheme, offering insights into more diverse areas of law and beyond.
Doing more with law
Visit our student experience page to find out how our students and alumni are doing more with law than they ever thought possible.
- A world-leading law school, #48 in latest Times Higher Education World University Rankings for Law 2020
- A Top 5 UK Law School for most graduate trainees recruited by top law firms, Chambers Student Guide 2018
- Law School ranked 8th in England and Wales in latest, Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020
- A Top 10 UK Law School for higher graduate prospects, IFS Study 2018
- The largest legal centre outside of London, CBRE. Specialise here.