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Starting 21st October 2024

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LJMU School of Law

"Welcome to the School of Law. We are a leading law school, proud to deliver cutting-edge programmes with fantastic employability outcomes. 99% of our graduates are in work or further study six months after completing our LLB Law degree*. 

We are also proud of our innovative research, pro bono activities and excellent links with the legal community and Liverpool City Region.

A respected and distinguished school...

We have a rich and innovative research culture and a varied portfolio of quality work within law, which includes our Centre for the Study of Law in Theory and Practice. The Centre provides leadership, direction, coherence and focus to research activities in law and enables diverse views within a community of peers.

Our nationally commended Legal Advice Centre was shortlisted for two LawWorks and Attorney General Student Pro Bono Awards in 2015, won the Law School Challenge in 2019 and was nominated in the same year for the Access to Justice Foundation award. In the Legal Advice Centre, our students are supervised by experienced staff with practising certificates and by volunteer solicitors from the best law firms from the region. The Centre advises members of the public on cases involving family law, civil litigation, wills and administration, employment law and it is currently piloting new clinics focusing on environmental law and alleged miscarriages of justice.

“If you’re interested in studying law, you’ll find everything you need here to help you achieve your goals.”

Professor Carlo Panara, Director of the School of Law

World Leading. Internationally Excellent.


of our research is internationally excellent in all subject areas in terms of our research impact


of our research is of international quality or better


of our research activity is rated 3* and 4* in Sport and Exercise Sciences, Leisure and Tourism


in the University Alliance group

LJMU Course Catalogue

The Course Catalogue contains approved versions of LJMU-validated programmes and modules delivered by LJMU and its collaborative partners. By default, the catalogue will display the version of the programme and module for the current academic year – other years may be selected. The LJMU academic year runs from 1st August to 31st July.