Manchester Law School




Manchester Law School is one of the largest law schools in the UK. From law conversion and masters-level courses to professional training, we offer a friendly and supportive learning environment dedicated to helping you achieve your future aspirations.


We offer the following postgraduate and professional courses:

Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL)

Bar Training Course (BTC)

Legal Practice Course (LPC)

LLM in Legal Practice with LPC

LLM in Legal Practice at The Bar 

LLM (Master of Laws)

Top-up LLM in Legal Practice


You will benefit from law careers and employability support from day one and up to three years after the completion of your course. We have a range of services available, including:

  • Dedicated law careers advisor

  • Career development workshops

  • Career guides, videos and resources

  • Pro Bono and Legal Careers Fair, Networking Cafes and Guest Lectures


Our teaching team consists of over 80 legal professionals from practising solicitors and barristers to judges, renowned research academics and legal scholars. This ensures that our teaching is professionally relevant and informed by the latest practical developments in legal education and training.


Recognising the challenging nature of solicitor and barrister training, we provide a number of specialist facilities exclusive to students on the LPC and BTC. Students on both courses benefit from specialist resource areas including legal libraries and technology suites, as well as private study areas. We also have a mock courtroom where students can practice their legal skills in a realistic environment.

You will further benefit from:

  • 24/7 Library during term-time

  • PC’s and study zones

  • High-speed wi-fi

  • Dedicated postgraduate areas

  • Student Hub

  • Careers and Employability Hub

Visit Us

Join us in Manchester for our next Postgraduate Open Day. This is your opportunity to visit our modern law school and talk to members of our teaching team.

Register your place

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