University of Sheffield – School of Law
Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL)
Also known as the Common Professional Exam, this is a one-year conversion course for non-law graduates or those who have a law degree from another country.
You can fast-track your way to the next stage of legal training to become either a barrister or solicitor in England or Wales.
Minimum 2:1 honours degree or international equivalent, in any subject, but we’ll consider each application on its own merits.
English language requirements
Overall IELTS grade of 7.5 with a minimum of 7.0 in each component, or equivalent.
- English Legal System
- Torts Law
- Contract Law
- Public Law
- EU Law
- Land Law
- Equity and Trusts
- Legal Research Methods
- Company Law
You’ll attend seminars and be assessed by examination.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Fee locale||Course duration|
|Graduate Diploma||Full-time||£ 8,000 (Whole course)||Home/EU||1 Years|
|Graduate Diploma||Full-time||£ 16,000 (Whole course)||International||1 Years|
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