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Study in our £35 million Hugh Aston Building - with its own mock courtroom, a client interviewing room and an integrated law library

De Montfort University, UK

Opportunities to take part in mooting and client interviewing


Leicester De Montfort Law School

Study Law in our state-of-the-art £35 million Hugh Aston Building, with its own mock courtroom, a client interviewing room and an integrated law library.

You can develop the practical professional skills that employers look for through activities such as mooting (a legal debate in a courtroom setting), giving free legal advice at our Law Clinic to staff and fellow students through client interviewing (under the supervision of qualified lawyers) and getting involved in our Street Law Society which aims to make legal issues more accessible to the local community.

Read what our students have to say about studying at DMU.

Undergraduate courses and 2017 fees

The following courses start in September 2017 and are 3 years in duration:

LLB Law (Hons)


per year

LLB Business Law (Hons)


per year

LLB Law and Criminal Justice (Hons)


per year

LLB Law, Human Rights and Social Justice (Hons)


per year

BA Business Management and Law (Joint Hons)


per year

BA Business Law and Economics (Joint Hons)


per year

The Law LLB at DMU is recognised by the Solicitors Regulation Authority and the Bar Standards Board. The course combined academic rigour with projects that put your legal training into practice.

Postgraduate courses and 2017 fees

The following courses start in September 2017 and are 1 year in duration:

LLM International Business Law £12,600
Legal Practice Course (LPC) £9,750

Our Legal Practice course (LPC) is for those wishing to become solicitors and will provide you with the appropriate knowledge, skills and understanding of procedures and practice to embark effectively on the period of further training within a firm.

Entry criteria


  • A-levels, IB, a foundation course, or an equivalent international qualification
  • IELTS 6.5 with 5.5 in each band
  • A good honours degree in law or a business related subject
  • IELTS 6.5 with 5.5 in each band
  • A good qualifying law degree or the Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL)
  • IELTS of 7.0 overall

We accept a wide range of international qualifications. To check the entry criteria for your country visit

Our pre-sessional English courses can help you raise your IELTS level before you begin your studies.

How to apply

Download the application form at and return it, along with copies of the following documents, to the International Admissions Office at

  • A copy of your qualifications
  • A copy of your English language certificate  
  • A photocopy of your passport
  • 1 reference for undergraduate/ 2 references for postgraduate study

UCAS: For undergraduate study, you can also apply via the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS). To apply to DMU you will need the UCAS Institution Code: DEM/D26.


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