Postgraduate Study

Our postgraduate community is drawn from all over the world, further enabling postgraduates a rich opportunity to learn from their colleagues. Our aim is to ensure that your postgraduate experience is characterised by a high standard of learning and research. Postgraduates are supported in this by some of the UK’s leading legal scholars. 

‌In the Research Excellence Framework 2014, York Law School was in the joint highest proportion of ‘internationally excellent’ and ‘world-leading’ research and was ranked overall 5th in the UK by Times Higher Education with 46% of its publications classed as ‘world leading’ (4*) and 44% ‘internationally excellent’ (3*).

Guaranteed places in York Law School Clinic

All students accepting a place on our LLM Professional Practice are guaranteed a place in our groundbreaking Law Clinic. Working with experienced practitioners you will work on cases with clients who have a wide variety of work and business related issues.

LLMs ‌

Centre for Applied Human Rights

Research degrees

International and EU Students

York Law School Clinic

Current research students and PhD topics