A tradition of international excellence stretching back over a hundred years

Our world-class research drives our exploration of the law and criminal justice to shape global society and policy. We evaluate and question to empower, protect and enhance people's lives worldwide.

Fully-funded LLM opportunities

We are pleased to be able to offer two fully-funded part-time positions, commencing in September 2015.

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The Annual James Muiruri International Law Lecture

Judge Julia Sebutinde lecture on 'Recognition and Enforcement of Human Rights at the International Court of Justice'

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Top 10 in the UK for research excellence

We're a world-leading School of Law. The 2014 Research Excellence Framework assessed that 90% of our research was either internationally excellent or world-leading.

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No ordinary classroom

Study with us and benefit from our innovative teaching environment. You can master mooting in our mock court room.

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Our world-class research is helping create safer communities worldwide. We're currently exploring the impact of devolving the UK probation service.

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A world of opportunity

Experience a global education. Our vibrant international community, study abroad options and international-themed degrees help prepare you for the global workplace.

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