Guides for Law School Students

Thinking about a law conversion course, LPC, or BPTC?  Our guides will make sure you are fully prepared with all the information you need before you start.

The GDL

The Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL) gives non-law graduates a qualification equivalent to a law degree. Find out how it works and how to do well on it here.

The LPC

Overview

The Legal Practice Course (LPC) is required for future solicitors and follows your LLB or GDL. Explore funding, course structure, scholarships and more.

The LPC

Surviving the LPC

Our insiders’ guide to the LPC.  Our team of writers take an in-depth look at the different modules, as well as giving their tips on how to tackle tasks you may not have faced before like open book exams. 

The BPTC

Overview

The Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC) is a requirement for future barristers. Explore the costs, funding available and course structure here.

The BPTC

Surviving the BPTC

Our insiders’ guide to the BPTC.  Our team of writers take an in-depth look at the different modules, as well as giving their tips on how to tackle tasks you may not have faced before like advocacy exams.  

The SQE

Overview

From 2021, the route to qualification for solicitors is changing. Find out everything you need to know about the new Solicitors Qualifying Exam.