BPP University

BPP University


This course is designed to help you make a smooth transition from being a non-law graduate into a career in law. We don't just give you an excellent qualification, we give you an insight into life in practice, so you enter the next stage of your training more informed, more prepared and more effective, and able to demonstrate a higher competency when applying for training contracts and pupillages.

Entry requirements

A non-law graduate; or an overseas law graduate; or a non-qualifying law degree; or a non-graduate with significant managerial experience. If you are a UK graduate, you'll need a minimum 2.2 Honours degree (or equivalent) in any subject from a recognised UK institution. You are guaranteed a place if your Honours degree is a 2.1 or above. Students without a 2.2 Honours degree from the UK or Republic of Ireland are required to evidence that they meet the academic entrance requirements of the relevant professional body. This includes applicants with overseas degrees or mature students without an undergraduate degree; if you have completed a degree outside the UK and you do not come from a 'majority English Speaking Country' an IELTS level 6.5 score or equivalent, with a minimum of 6.0 in each area.

Course modules

Modules include: Contract law; law of torts; constitutional law; land law; law of equity and trusts; criminal law; law of the European Union.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by: one examination per module; statute analysis test; case analysis test; EU project and cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) assessment; multiple choice test on the English Legal System; independent research essay.

Sponsorship information

BPP Law School offers a number of exclusive scholarships open to all BPP students.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
Graduate Diploma Full-time - 1 years
Graduate Diploma Part-time evening - 2 years
Graduate Diploma Distance learning - 2 years
Graduate Diploma Part-time day - 2 years
Graduate Diploma Part-time weekend - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Manchester Manchester M1 6FQ North West
Birmingham Birmingham B4 6BN West Midlands
Bristol Bristol BS1 4QY South West
Cambridge Cambridge CB2 3NA East of England
Waterloo (London) Lambeth SE1 9NN South East
Liverpool Liverpool L2 1TS North West
Leeds Whitehall Quay Leeds LS1 4HR Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

Telephone number: 
03331 223 604