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02 December 2013

ULaw's Law First scholarship awards total £300,000

The University of Law has today announced its new ‘Law First’ scholarship scheme for the 2014/15 academic year, which will provide 74 awards worth a total of £300,000 to the most academically gifted undergraduate and postgraduate students.

28 November 2013

ULaw launches an annual student mentoring scheme
Legal practitioners, who have volunteered to act as mentors to the next generation of lawyers, gathered at The University of Law’s London Bloomsbury centre last week for the launch of its annual mentoring scheme.

18 November 2013

ULaw awards honorary degrees at first degree congregation

Two of the country’s most eminent lawyers were presented with Honorary Doctor of Laws degrees at The University of Law’s first Degree Congregation since it achieved university title and changed its name from The College of Law in 2012.

13 November 2013

Students view on employers right to check online profiles

More students accept that potential employers will check their online profiles when seeking employment, according to new research from The University of Law.

11 November 2013

Fiona Woolf CBE announced as ‘Chancellor Designate’ of The University of Law

Fiona Woolf CBE, one of the UK’s most respected corporate lawyers and the new Lord Mayor of the City of London, is to become The University of Law’s first Chancellor.

06 November 2013

Solicitor General sees University of Law’s award-winning pro bono programme in action during National Pro Bono week

Solicitor General Oliver Heald QC MP met student volunteers involved in The University of Law’s award-winning pro bono programme when he visited the University’s London Moorgate centre earlier today (Wednesday, 6 November).

04 November 2013

Intake for University of Law’s LL.B programme up 80%

The number of students choosing to study the undergraduate LL.B Law degree at The University of Law (ULaw) has increased by nearly 80% in its second year.

01 November 2013

Law student survey shows confidence in career prospects

Law students’ confidence in their career prospects and economic recovery is growing, according to new research which reveals the latest views of law students on the profession and their career aspirations.

07 October 2013

ULaw, The Sunday Times and law firms launch scholarship
The University of Law and The Sunday Times have launched a pioneering scholarship competition offering aspiring lawyers the chance to win £6,000 law degree scholarships.

30 September 2013

ABA and ULaw hold International Legal Education Summit
Law educators and senior legal professionals from across the globe will converge at The University of Law to discuss the latest in international legal education and practice.

13 September 2013

Vietnam's Government delegation learn about legal education
A delegation from the Socialist Republic of Vietnam called in at The University of Law’s London Moorgate centre earlier this week as part of a fact-finding mission to learn about legal education in Europe.

12 September 2013

John Latham appointed as Provost and CEO of ULaw
The University of Law, a leading independent legal education provider, today announces that it has appointed John Latham as its Provost and CEO.

14 August 2013

ULaw to extend its LLB programme to more of its centres
Application numbers for The University of Law’s innovative new LL.B law degree have risen by nearly 60 per cent in its second year, with close to 1,000 applications received so far for the 2013 programme compared with around 600 last year.

07 August 2013

BIS confirm ULaw as UK's first specialist legal university
The Department for Business Innovation and Skills (BIS) has written to The University of Law to confirm that the UK’s first specialist legal university continues to meet the rigorous criteria for university title following its sale to Montagu Private Equity.

30 July 2013

The youngest barrister in UK's history is a ULaw graduate

 A University of Law graduate is to become the youngest person in the history of the English and Welsh legal system to pass The Bar exams at just 18 years of age.

30 July 2013

ULaw to hold open days throughout August at its centres
Students who are still considering whether to take the next steps this autumn to achieve their legal career ambitions can get help to decide at a series of open days being held by The University of Law (ULaw) throughout August.

17 July 2013

ULaw's new international LLM LPC has been launched
In response to the growing globalisation of law firms and the need for more international expertise, The University of Law (ULaw) has enhanced its Legal Practice Course (LPC) with a new LL.M LPC which will start this September.  The qualification will offer students a fully-accredited LPC and an internationally-recognised Master of Laws on completion of the course.

08 July 2013

The University of Law plans to open a new centre in Leeds
The University of Law (ULaw), the UK’s longest-established specialist provider of legal education and training, is planning to open a new campus in Leeds to be at the epicentre of the UK’s newest legal hub.

04 July 2013

ULaw's LLB shortlisted for EducationInvestor award
In response to the growing globalisation of law firms and the need for more international expertise, the University of Law (ULaw) has enhanced its Legal Practice Course (LPC) with a new LL.M LPC which will start this September. The qualification will offer students a fully-accredited LPC and an internationally-recognised Master of Laws on completion of the course.

27 June 2013

Apply for the LPC Tracy Kaye / BLM Memorial Bursary
The University of Law’s unique undergraduate LLB law degree, which launched in September 2012, has been shortlisted for a prize in the EducationInvestor Awards 2013.
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