Undergraduate study

The University of York is located in one of Europe’s most beautiful cities. York Law School boasts state of the art, purpose built facilities. The School is relatively small and provides students with a close and friendly environment in which they can thrive. Although the youngest of the prestigious Russell Group schools, it is one of the UK’s top law schools.

In the Research Excellence Framework 2014, York Law School had the joint highest proportion of 3* and 4* research, with 46% of publications classed as ‘world leading’ (4*) and 44% ‘internationally excellent’ (3*). It was equal 5th in the UK for Law in the Times Higher Education's REF ranking.

As well as enjoying innovative teaching and lectures by some of the UK’s leading scholars, students have the opportunity to engage in mooting and to practice their legal skills in our highly regarded Law Clinic.

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