University of Law news
Clifford Chance opts for BPP, leaving Linklaters as only magic circle trainee group still taught by ULaw
Clifford Chance has decided to send its trainees to BPP for their Legal Practice Course (LPC) for the next five years.
DWF has appointed BPP as its new LPC training provider after three years with the University of Law (ULaw).
The University of Law has decided not to continue teaching the Legal Practice Course (LPC) at Oxford Brookes, following its decision to take over the university’s collapsed LPC last year.
The University of Law (ULaw) and the management school at the University of Liverpool have teamed up to offer jointly-awarded degrees in law with either business or accountancy, in the first partnership between a private institution and a Russell Group university.
Kaplan Law School has cancelled its Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC), saying that the economics of the course forced its decision.
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More ULaw news
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.
The University of Law has launched a loan scheme, in partnership with Metro Bank, to provide postgraduate students with financial support.
Law schools have released their Legal Practice Course (LPC) fees for the 2014/15 academic year.
Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) will require all its future trainees to sit an international LLM before joining the firm, with the course being updated yearly to reflect the firm’s changing profile.