Careers and employability
Helping you succeed
The University of Bristol Law School is committed to supporting you become the very best you can be. With a rich calendar of career-focused activities, and strong collaboration between the Careers Service, the school, our alumni and student organisations, you will graduate fully equipped to fulfil your career aspirations, in or outside of the law.
A top five targeted university by leading UK employers (HighFliers 2023)
In this blog, we bring you insights from current students, alumni and leading experts on a range of areas such as niche practice areas, experiences of internships, gaining scholarships and tips on planning a career path suited to you.
The core curriculum is richly supported by opportunities to participate in pro bono work, secure an internship, pupillage and many other opportunities.
Able to think critically, you will graduate as an inquiring individual with a rich appreciation of law in business and society - and possess the skills employers are looking for.
Advice and Networking
With an enviable reputation for excellence, our students are proactively targeted by City firms and local and regional practitioners.
Routes to qualification
Find out how we support you in qualifying to become a solicitor or barrister through our partnership with BPP University.
Securing a mentor through one of our schemes can help you to delve deeper into an area of law or non-law that you are interested in pursuing.
The activities developed and supported by our careers and employability team will help deepen your knowledge, enrich your experience and fast-track your development.
- University of Bristol Law School rises in two national rankings league tables 19 September 2023
- University of Bristol Law School partner with BPP’s Bridge Programme 16 June 2023
- Don’t be afraid to try new things: Q&A with LLB student Lee Ling Chu 3 May 2023