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Law professional courses

Information for students wishing to apply to professional law courses.

Students applying for Professional Law Courses should do the following:

  • For the Legal Practice Course (LPC*) / Common Professional Examination and the Graduate Diploma in Law (CPE/GDL) you should apply directly to the Law Central Applications Board ( least 6 months in advance of course start.
    *LPC applicants must also register with the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA)
  • For the Bar Vocational Course (BVC) you should apply directly to The Bar at least 9 months in advance of course start. 

Types of Postgraduate Study

Find out about the types of postgraduate study Northumbria offers. Whether you're looking to change direction or you love what you do we offer a huge range of courses to match all tastes.

Postgraduate Accommodation

Postgraduate Accommodation

Postgraduate students have the full choice of accommodation options, but within our residences, a number of flats or houses are reserved for postgraduate and older undergraduate overseas students.

Spread The Cost

Spread the cost of your tuition fees

For Full-Time, UK/EU self-financing students, we are happy to offer the option of spreading the cost of your course over up to ten* months throughout the year interest free.

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