Staffordshire University

Staffordshire University


This programme is the established route into both branches of the legal profession for graduates in a non-law discipline and others without a degree but who have appropriate qualifications and experience who would either like a career in the legal profession, or who would benefit from a Law qualification. The GDL course allows you to complete the Academic Stage of Legal Training in less than a year of full-time study or over two years, part-time. You can study at Staffordshire University's Stoke campus, or part-time at Worcester College.

Entry requirements

A 2nd Class Honours degree; 3rd Class degree considered if applicant has relevant work experience; other entry qualifications may be applicable, e.g. ILEX (Legal Executives).


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Common Professional Examination (CPE) Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
Common Professional Examination (CPE) Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
LLB (Hons) Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
LLB (Hons) Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
Graduate Diploma Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
Graduate Diploma Part-time September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Staffordshire University (Stoke Campus) Stoke on Trent ST4 2DF West Midlands

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Key information

Telephone number: 
01782 294400