Edinburgh Law School

University of Edinburgh

Law (Online Learning)

This certificate provides an ideal learning environment for legal professionals, policy makers and professionals in both the public and private sectors to develop skills and knowledge in relation to legal matters which impact on their work. It also offers a flexible route to further postgraduate study as successful students can choose to transfer credits gained to one of our LLM programmes. The programme enables you to engage with a range of subject areas within the discipline, which may include: commercial law; information technology law; intellectual property law; and medical law.

Entry requirements

Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert: Entry requirements for individual programmes vary, so please check the details for the specific programme you wish to apply for on our website. You will also need to meet the University's language requirements.

Course modules

Students must successfully complete three courses during their chosen duration of study. Students will have the opportunity to study courses from a range of subject areas including: • Information Technology Law • Intellectual Property Law • Medical Law • Commercial Law . / See our website for detailed programme information.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert On-line study January 2020 - 1 Years
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert On-line study January 2020 - 20 Months

Campus details

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Distance learning

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School of Law Online Learning Team
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