Master of Arts in Law (MA Law Conversion)

This course is the perfect choice if you wish to keep your career options open. Designed specifically for non-law graduates who want to gain a legal qualification at Master’s level, our MA Law (Conversion) will give you the opportunity to progress onto our LLM Legal Practice (SQE1&2) or the SQE1 Preparation Course to qualify as a solicitor or the Bar Practice Course (BPC) to qualify as a barrister. You will also obtain a Master’s award, which is highly attractive to employers in a variety of disciplines.

With this course you’ll learn the practical legal skills of analysis and critical evaluation, alongside a range of transferable skills such as research and presentation skills, in a practical and interactive way.

Why choose our MA Law (Conversion)?

  • Learn to think like a lawyer – develop and demonstrate deeper understanding of legal knowledge and practice.
  • With one of the largest legal careers services in the UK, ULaw gives you the support and opportunities you need to make the best start in your legal career.
  • Taught by qualified lawyers, with lectures and practical workshops to develop your legal skills, so you’ll know what to expect in a real-life work environment.
  • Enjoy flexible study – choose to study full-time or part-time at one of our locations nationwide, or online.
  • We also work with over 90 of the top 100 law firms. 

Course start dates

We have intakes throughout the year, which you can see here.


2023/24 Course Fee (for courses starting on or after 1 July 2023)

London: £15,400

Birmingham, Egham, Bristol, Chester, Exeter, Guildford, Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester, Newcastle, Reading, Sheffield: £12,700


  • Leeds
  • Liverpool
  • Birmingham
  • London Moorgate
  • Reading
  • Sheffield
  • Exeter
  • Online
  • Manchester
  • Guildford
  • Chester
  • Bristol
  • London Bloomsbury
  • Newcastle
  • Nottingham
  • Egham

Study options

  • Full-time
  • Distance Learning
  • Part-time