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Durham Law School

Studying Law at Durham University

Welcome to Durham Law School! We are delighted that you are considering studying at Durham Law School. If you join us. your time in Durham will be exciting, fulfilling, and prepare you well to be make a success of your chosen career.

The Law School is at an exciting point in its history. We have occupied our new, purpose-built and state of the art premises for more than a year and have expanded our staff in order to be able to offer a wider range of optional modules than ever before. We are committed to providing not only an excellent environment in which to engage with and research the foundational law subjects, but also to offering a degree programme which is diverse and innovative in terms of both content and teaching methods. Alongside your studies, you will have the opportunity to engage in a growing number of extra-curricular activities led by law students - including mooting and working on a range of pro bono activities - and will benefit from our close relationships with a range of leading employers. In short, we aim to provide a supportive environment in which all our students can flourish to the full, both academically and personally.

Professor Thom Brooks
Head of School