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LLB Law with Study in Continental Europe

Course overview

LLB Law with Study in Continental Europe ()

Course duration

4 year(s) full-time

Part-time study is not available for this course

Application method

Full-time: Entry by transfer

You can only transfer to this course after 1 year of study on LLB Law (UCAS code M100). You cannot apply as an external candidate.


£9,250 per year, home students

£22,200 per year, international students

Fees quoted are for 2023 entry only. Fees for 2024 will be confirmed, subject to government approval, later in 2023.

More about tuition fees, living costs and financial support.


Clifton campus, Placements

Law is a global profession. An understanding of more than one legal system, language and culture can open up a world of opportunity.

This four-year degree course is an expansion of our LLB Law, with the addition of a year abroad at one of our partner universities. Currently, we partner with institutions in Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, the Netherlands, Poland and Spain.* To find out more about studying abroad, visit Global Opportunities.

A broader cultural experience, living in another country and the ability to articulate the benefits of different legal systems will see you graduate with a valuable skill set ideally tailored to the globalised workplace and sought after by leading employers.

You can apply to transfer to our Study Abroad degree from the LLB at the end of your first year. Selection is on the basis of first-year results and language ability if you plan to study in a country where you will not be taught in English (various options to study in English are also available).

Second-year units provide the opportunity to deepen your legal knowledge and focus on legal themes that interest you most. Typically, you will spend your third year abroad studying the law of the country you are visiting.

An exciting range of optional units will help you specialise further in your final year at Bristol. Inspired by their year abroad, many students choose units suited to global law firms and international organisations, such as business and finance, environmental, human rights or technology law - subjects that can open doors to top-flight careers across the world. Your final-year dissertation provides an opportunity to engage critically with your chosen topic.

For information about the routes to qualification for solicitors and barristers, visit the Solicitors Regulation Authority or the Bar Standards Board.

*Our international partnerships are reviewed annually. Please check before applying.

Course structure

Full details about the course structure and units for this course can be viewed in the programme catalogue.

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Entry requirements

Applicants must also meet these requirements

GCSE profile requirements

Further information about GCSE requirements and profile levels.

English language requirements

If English is not your first language, you need to have one of the following:

Further information about English language requirements and profile levels

Additional requirements

LNAT, the National Admissions Test for Law, is required. See the LNAT website for details.

Selection process

  • Transfer onto this course is through a selection process in your department or school when you are a registered student.
  • Full information about our selection processes for this course:
  • The admissions statement above relates to 2023 entry. The statement for 2024 entry will be available in summer 2023.
  • Regulations and codes of conduct we abide by to create a positive environment for learning and achievement:

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