Applying to York Law School

Undergraduate applications to York Law School

We welcome applications from students of all backgrounds, and we welcome visits and questions from all interested candidates. As our course is very distinctive, there are certain skills we look for in applicants, and you will want to make sure that an active learning course is right for you. Please click here for more information about the process of applying, entry requirements, the interview, and how to access further information. We encourage applicants to ask questions of staff and students at open days and interview days, or to get in touch with the admissions tutor. 

YLS Interview Guide (MS Word , 39kb)

Student Testimonials about the LLB programme at York

See our students discuss what studying law at York is really like, what makes us different from other Law Schools and sharing their experiences of the application process.

Postgraduate applications to York Law School

‌Please click here for our postgraduate information pages.

You can apply for these courses using our online application system. If you've not already done so, please read the application guidance first so that you understand the various steps in the application process.

  • PhD


  • MPhil


  • MA in Law (by Research)


  • LLM in International Corporate and Commercial Law


  • LLM in International Human Rights Law and Practice


  • LLM in Legal and Political Theory


  • LLM in Law


  • LLM in Art Law


  • LLM in Professional Practice (Corporate Commercial)


Contact us

For all Undergraduate admissions queries, please contact Dr Laurence Etherington:

For all Postgraduate admissions queries, please contact us at:

For all Postgraduate Taught programmes

For all Postgraduate Research programmes