A tradition of international excellence stretching back over a hundred years


Our world-class research drives our exploration of the law and criminal justice to shape global society and policy. We evaluate and question to empower, protect and enhance people's lives worldwide

Top 10 in the UK for research excellence

We're a world-leading School of Law. The 2014 Research Excellence Framework assessed that 90% of our research was either internationally excellent or world-leading.

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Get an international perspective

We offer an extensive exchange programme with over 55 partner universities worldwide, giving you the chance to study abroad.

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Fighting crime with collaboration

Our centre for criminological research thrives on partnership to influence criminal policy and protect global society.

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No ordinary classroom

Study with us and benefit from our innovative teaching environment. You can master mooting in our mock court room.

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Research

Our world-class research is helping create safer communities worldwide. We're currently exploring the impact of devolving the UK probation service.

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A world of opportunity

Experience a global education. Our vibrant international community, study abroad options and international-themed degrees help prepare you for the global workplace.

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