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A distinctive and innovative programme of student learning

York Law School: For Innovative and Research Led Teaching

Welcome to York Law School

York Law School is an inspirational place for study and research. We have a vibrant community committed to excellence and are a top rated school for research, teaching and learning. Our new, purpose-built school provides exceptional facilities and a dynamic environment for learning and research. We pride ourselves on our innovative teaching and forward thinking approach that keeps us at the forefront of legal education. Our students are taught by some of the UK’s top legal scholars engaged in specialist research. Our program is modern and relevant to the legal profession as well as the many other professions our students go on to join.

Prof. Caroline Hunter, Head of School

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Vice Chancellor's Teaching Award

Posted on Monday 16 May 2016

YLS staff member awarded a Vice Chancellor's Teaching Award

China Disability Scholarship featured on the BBC

Posted on Friday 13 May 2016

Alumni in the news: 2015 Disability Scholarship winner

European Commission Report

Posted on Thursday 5 May 2016

Dr Charlotte O'Brien is the lead author on on a European Commission report

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