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Average price of bar course rises by more than £1,000 in two years

26-Mar-2014 | By Becky Waller-Davies

The average price of a Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC) has risen by more than £1,000 in two years, from £14,003 in 2012/13 to £15,095 for 2014/15.

money

ULaw overtakes BPP as most expensive LPC provider, while City and UWE freeze prices

17-Mar-2014 | By Becky Waller-Davies

Law schools have released their Legal Practice Course (LPC) fees for the 2014/15 academic year.

Leeds

Walker Morris signs up to send future trainees to BPP

8-Jan-2014 | By Becky Waller-Davies

Walker Morris is to send all of its future trainees to BPP, citing the institution’s business acumen as the reason for its choice.

allen & overy

A&O turns to BPP to launch business-focused LPC and MA

16-Dec-2013 | By Richard Simmons

Allen & Overy (A&O) trainees will undertake a business-orientated Legal Practice Course, gaining a business MA at the end of their training contract, from 2015.

Crisp

BPP's offer to BPTC students: gain pupillage within six months or study LPC for free

21-Nov-2013 | By Richard Simmons

BPP offering its BPTC graduates who fail to secure a pupillage within six months of completing the course the opportunity to take the LPC for free.

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Race to the finish

28-Oct-2009 | By Corinne McPartland

As competition in the LPC market hots up, who will finish on top? Corinne McPartland reports

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    Faye Duhamel

    Faye Duhamel, a GDL student at BPP Law School, feels that studying a subject other than law at undergraduate level has given her a wider range of skills and knowledge.

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    Derrina Jebb

    Derrina Jebb has had to say goodbye to a social life while studying for the Graduate Diploma in Law.

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Revealed: the employment rates of the top LPC providers

9-Sep-2013 | By Becky Waller-Davies

Lawyer 2B can reveal the employment rates of the biggest Legal Practice Course (LPC) providers.

graduates

BPP awarded university status

8-Aug-2013 | By Becky Waller-Davies

BPP has been awarded university status, following confirmation by the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) that the private provider meets the criteria for the title.

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BPP's uni bid put at risk by US parent woes

17-Jul-2013

An American higher education watchdog has warned the parent company of England’s second biggest law school, BPP, that its flagship private university is likely to be breaching governance rules – a move already resonating in the UK.

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BPP dean offers prospective NCLT student LPC place

29-May-2013 | By Becky Waller-Davies

The chief executive of BPP Law School has offered a graduate who does not have the funds to undertake her LPC a supported place at BPP Law School, following the discontinuation of the LPC and GDL at the National College of Legal Training (NCLT).

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