Faculty of Education, Social Sciences and Law

School of Law

We're University of the Year

We're University of the Year

It's official. We have been named University of the Year 2017 by The Times and The Sunday Times’ Good University Guide.

Latest News

  • Professor Andrew Francis speaks on higher education at the University of Barcelona

    Professor Andrew Francis was invited to speak at the European Conference on QAA on the 13 October 2016. The one day conference was co-organised by the Education and Law Review and the Faculty of Law, University of Barcelona and brought together European experts on Quality Assurance and Staff Accreditation.

  • School unveils exhibition on equality law

    Friday October 14 2016 saw the long awaited unveiling of the Race Relations Act 1965 (RRA 1965) Banner, created by the artist Alinah Azadeh for the 2015 Anniversaries Exhibition at the Houses of Parliament and won for the School by Professor Iyiola Solanke.

  • Social Forum of the UN Human Rights Council

    Anna Lawson participated in the Social Forum of the UN Human Rights Council. The topic of this year’s Forum was the human rights of disabled people.


New courses for 2017

The School of Law is offering two new undergraduate courses for 2017 entry:

Find out more about our new programmes.


Student View

"I have always had a real interest in the pursuit of justice and a fair trial, and so Law was the ideal degree for me to deepen my understanding of our current judicial and law system we use in the UK."

Nadirur Choudhury 2014 - 2017 LLB Law


The School of Law fosters and promotes research in all major fields of legal and criminological study, recognising the growing internationalisation of research agendas.

The School has also been ranked 4th equal in the UK for the impact of its research (REF 2014). Our research groups include:

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