Bangor University: School of Law

Bangor University
Bangor Law School


Bangor Law School is an innovative and expanding School. Our programmes have been carefully designed to evolve with the ever-changing legal landscape, and to equip students with the legal knowledge and skills demanded by an increasingly globalised industry. Students from several countries worldwide choose Bangor Law School for its teaching expertise and diverse, multi-cultural environment.

Our small class sizes foster a lively learning environment and encourage students to engage fully with the teaching experience, with students and lecturers developing a close and supportive relationship. The academic experience is further enriched by a range of extracurricular activities which have been designed to help students enhance their career prospects.

Satisfied Students
Established in 1884, Bangor University is one of the oldest and most prestigious degree-awarding institutions in the UK. It is ranked amongst the UK top 15 for student satisfaction (NSS 2016) and student experience (Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2016).

In the What Uni Student Choice Awards 2016, the university was ranked no.1 in the UK for accommodation, 2nd for courses and lecturers and 3rd for student support.

Careers & Employability
Bangor Law SchoolOur Postgraduate programmes prepare students for careers with law firms, international organisations, local government, teaching and research. The academic experience offered by the School is enriched by activities designed to encourage students to accelerate their career development and to cultivate skills that will give them an edge in the increasingly competitive job market. These include mooting, Street Law and the Innocence Project.

Our annual Law Fair provides students with an invaluable opportunity to meet prospective employers from a variety of organisations, and to discuss their career options with experienced professionals. It also features break-out sessions focussing on different career pathways, and a mooting competition, which, in recent years, has been presided over by Sir Roderick Evans, former Presiding Judge for Wales.

According to the latest statistics from the annual Destination of Leavers from Higher Education survey, 88% of our graduates were in employment or further study six months after graduating.

Bangor University offers a range of scholarships to postgraduate and research students. Find out more…

Areas of Expertise
Our staff are graduates of some of the world’s top universities and active researchers in their fields, and our extensive range of LLM courses reflects this expertise. We offer degrees in areas ranging from Maritime Law to Law & Banking. For those who wish to pursue a research degree, we provide excellent facilities and expert supervision in a range of legal areas. Find out more…

Leaders in Research
Bangor Law School is an active centre for research. Our Institute for Competition and Procurement Studies is making major contributions to procurement practice in Wales, the UK and beyond, while the Bangor Centre for International Law is dedicated to the advancement of world-class education and knowledge in the wider field of international law.

Bangor is a unique place to study – beautiful, compact, affordable, safe and friendly. Find out more about what makes Bangor unique…

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Bangor Law School
Bangor University
LL57 2DG

Tel: +44 (0) 1248 382 085

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