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Explore Law

Explore studying Law

Studying law can offer you a range of career pathways beyond being a solicitor or barrister, in industries such as healthcare, media, the environment sector and more.

Whatever you choose to do after studying law, you can be sure you will be equipped with skills that can be used in various aspects of your life beyond your career - including winning arguments!

Our current BU law students, share their personal experiences of studying law at university and the potential benefits of working in this industry. Plus, gain an insight into what it’s like being a law student though our series of Student Law lectures, provided by BU academics.


A student taking part in our online discussion about studying law

Why I studied law

BU Lecturer Jamie Fletcher asks current BU students why they decided to study a law degree, what they’ve enjoyed about the course and what they see themselves doing in the future.
Moot Court 2017

Experience a mock court

Otherwise known as a ‘Moot’ court. Watch some of our law students practice their skills as they argue imaginary cases to practice their skills in researching, analysing and presenting a legal argument in a court environment.

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Law mooting competition

Law courses

Read about our Law courses, all of which are Qualifying Law degrees, giving you relevant accreditation to help you on your journey towards becoming a legal professional.

Monty, Georgina and Jessica, BU bloggers

Get prepared for university

University may not be right for everyone but the potential benefits, opportunities and rewards are endless. Hear from some of our current BU students as they share their personal stories and insights into the transition from school/college to university.