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The University of Bristol Law School Distinguished Alumni Lectures 2014-15 promote the excellence of the School through the success of former students.

Alumni lecture programme
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Bristol is a top ten institute for recruiters to visit with our graduates going on to work for many prestigious employers in the legal profession and beyond.

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Study abroad options, an excellent law library, debating and pro-bono work opportunities create a dynamic learning environment for our students.

Undergraduate courses
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Set in the iconic Wills Memorial Building, the University of Bristol Law School has an outstanding reputation for teaching and research.

Postgraduate programmes
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Our School is an inspiring place to work and study, and is home to pioneering initiatives such as:

Human Rights Implementation Centre
Bristol Innocence project

Our exceptional research strengths in fields such as commercial law, international human rights law, and socio-legal studies are recognised around the globe.

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Prospective students

Courses and programmes

We offer qualifying law degrees, specialist taught Masters and postgraduate research opportunities which will equip you with the skills and attributes for successful careers in the legal profession and beyond.



Our academics advise, publish and research across all major areas of law including commercial law, criminal law and justice, family law, property, employment law, legal theory, international law, human rights, socio-legal methods, the law of obligations, and public law.

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