Why University of Bristol Law School?

Stand out with us

We believe every student is unique - with different strengths and ambitions. We offer diverse undergraduate units, a rich portfolio of LLMs and many opportunities to explore careers within or beyond law. Our academics and alumni are leaders in their fields and, like our students, come from diverse backgrounds from around the globe. This is a community that will enrich your learning experience in a unique way.

With an intense focus on employability, the University of Bristol Law School has the leading-edge amongst UK universities. If you have it on your CV, doors will open.

Dan Schaffer (LLB 1986, LLD 2016), Partner, Slaughter & May

Why Bristol?

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 Guardian University League Table (2019) 

A Top 10 UK University for Employability: Times Higher Education Graduate Employabilty Rankings 2018 / QS  World Employability Rankings 2018

A Top 10 UK Law School for higher graduate prospects, IFS Study 2018

"Law School with the most alumni reaching partner status within Magic and Silver Circle firms after Oxbridge": Laurence Simons, Partnership Survey, 2016

One in three of our students are international - with 20 countries and every continent represented

Number One Regional City for Law Firms: CBRE, Law in the Regions, 2017

Films about the University and Law School

 Our law school youtube channel has a variety of short films about the Law School which provide an insight into life in Bristol and the Law School. The majority of these are from the perspectives of students.

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