Top 10 in the UK for Graduate Prospects, The Good University Guide 2022

Law School

Creating commercially and socially aware graduates fit for employment.

Our values

A law school where students flourish and succeed

Buckingham Law School is small and personal, but also diverse and connected with the world. Our distinguished and dedicated staff want to make a difference to your lives and help you develop confidence and integrity. We are very proud of our graduates, past and present, who carry our commitment to excellence and change to the outside world.

Buckingham Law School prides itself on the individual attention it gives to its students, ensuring a fully supported learning environment. This learning environment combines the highest standards of teaching with a rich and diverse set of opportunities for professional development provided by our clinical legal education programme.

Do not just take our word for it: please listen to our students and read our graduate success stories to see the diversity and excellence that characterises Buckingham Law School.

Professor Adolfo Paolini, Dean of the School of Law

Excellence in Teaching (Full time LLB)

We provide legal education that not only develops your mind but also prepares you for employment and the challenges of the wider world. You will be taught by a dedicated team of academics, benefiting from their expertise in small group tutorials and completing your LLB in two years.

Excellence in research

Though committed to teaching, Buckingham Law School is not a teaching factory. Our academics nourish their teaching with cutting edge research.

Excellence in professional development

Professional development is integrated into our curriculum and your life as a law student with work placements, professional mentoring and clinical legal workshops. We have a dedicated Clinical Legal Education Manager, who is also a qualified solicitor to help guide you through the schemes available. We were third for Graduate Prospects in Law 2023 (Complete University Guide League Tables 2023).

Law success stories

Do not just take our word for it: please read our graduate success stories to see the diversity and excellence that characterises Buckingham Law School.

Our international community

Buckingham has always been an global law school and we are proud of our diverse and international community of students and alumni. The international dimension of Buckingham Law School enriches the social and learning experience of our students and is a vital part of why our students are ready for the workplace.

Part-time LLB

This programme is designed to offer a unique method of study. It combines the advantage of motivational, productive feedback at our regular Wednesday evening seminars with the convenience of flexible learning around full-time work, home/care responsibilities or other commitments.


Combining our excellence in teaching with leading research and a thriving postgraduate research training programme, provides our PG students (Taught LLM, LLM by Research, and PhD) with every opportunity to complete their studies successfully, and go on to become experts in their respective fields.

Meet our staff

Meet our dedicated and highly skilled team that reside here in the Law School.

Call for papers

Call for Papers for The University of Buckingham, Law School 2nd International Conference on Human Rights, Sustainability and Climate Change (ICHRSCC) taking place on Friday, 20 September 2024.

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