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Law School

We’re not an ‘ancient’ university, nor would we want to be. In our fifty years of educating tomorrow’s lawyers, what excites us is providing a quality of teaching and research that makes a difference to the world – today and tomorrow.



  • Thurs-Fri

    Strathclyde Postgraduate Law Conference 2016

    This year's conference invites researchers from all areas of law to think about their research from a different perspective by basing an abstract on one of the images available on our website.
  • Thur
    University of Strathclyde Mediation Clinic 100th Case Celebration

    University of Strathclyde Mediation Clinic cordially invites you to celebrate the completion of its 100th case.

  • Tue

    Glasgow NewSpace Industry Workshop

    The Law School will hold a space industry workshop in collaboration with the European Space Agency (ESA), the European Centre for Space Law (ECSL), Bird & Bird LLP and the Scottish Centre of Excellence in Satellite Applications.

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The Law School is No.1 in Scotland for research intensity

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Mooting Society


A moot is a competitive mock court hearing. We offer fantastic training by experienced students, solicitors, advocates, sheriffs and even SUPREME COURT justices. 

We're in the TOP 15 for Law in the UK

Strathclyde Student Law Review

The Strathclyde Student Law Review allows you to get your work published. Through published articles, you can express your views, and read other student opinions, on current legal developments.

It’s a student run body and we welcome submissions from all UK students on any legal topic (subject to the approval of the editorial board).

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Climate Change Law & Policy (LLM)

This is a one-year full-time course that's studied by distance learning with the exception of two residential weeks - one in September and one in January - here in Scotland.

Criminal Justice & Penal Change (LLM/MSc)

Find out all you need to know about our Criminal Justice & Penal Change (LLM/MSc) course.