Legal Practice Course/LLM in Legal Practice (LPC/LLM) atDe Montfort University , LeicesterFaculty of Business and Law


1 year (Full Time)

Course Level

PG Degree

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  • Approved by the Solicitors Regulation Authority, the LPC/LLM is based on work-related skills training to enable students to progress in their legal career
  • Throughout the course, students will strengthen their legal skills with the addition of negotiation and mediation sessions, all key skills for future lawyers.
  • Leicester De Montfort Law School boasts an excellent reputation for teaching quality and students will learn from experienced solicitors and barristers
  • Students will gain practical experience by getting involved with pro bono activities
  • If a student would like to study for an LLM in Legal Practice, he/she will undertake an additional dissertation module
  • Upon successful completion of the LPC and dissertation module, the student will be awarded an LLM in Legal Practice
  • If a student is only looking to complete a Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice (the LPC) he/she is not required to complete a dissertation


  • University Rankings
    • #801-1000

      - QS 2022

    • #601-800

      - THE (Times Higher Education) 2022

    • #101

      - The Complete University Guide 2022

    • #118

      - The Guardian 2022

    • #1219

      - US News & World Report 2022

Fees & Expenses
1st year tuition fees
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & feesINR 9,98,910
Other expenses in 1st Year
Fees componentsAmount
Hostel & MealsINR 4,20,995
Administrative ChargeINR 13,621
Registration FeeINR 1,362
Textbooks or print course documentsINR 18,162
TotalINR 4,54,140

Calculated at the exchange rate of 1 Pound = INR 90.81


Tuition & expenses were last updated on 18ᵗʰ February 2022

Entry Requirements

QualificationEntry Criteria

No specific cutoff mentioned



  • Generally, the students should have completed the academic stage of their training by obtaining either a qualifying law degree with a minimum pass of 2:2 or the Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL/CPE)
  • The Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) requires students to prove to the university that they have a qualifying law degree or have met the CPE/GDL requirements


Marks - 6.5/9

  • including a minimum of 5.5 in each component, or equivalent

Other eligibility criteria
  • Students will only be eligible to be admitted as a solicitor if they meet the SRA’s requirements relating to character and suitability
Conditional Offer


If students are unable to meet the course eligibility and other requirements, So university will offer a Conditional Offer to the students. Students still need to submit outstanding documents. Their place will be reserved until they meet the rest of the entry criteria.

Application Process

Step 1: Prepare documents for application

  • Two references for postgraduate study on official headed paper or from a professional email address (this can be a work or academic reference and must be signed and recently dated)

Step 2: Additional documents required

Step 3: Start your online application

Step 4: Application fees for this course

Important Dates

Sep , 2022

Course Commencement Date

Scholarship information is not available. You can apply to non-college specific scholarships available for UK.

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