Application Information

Please note that applications for the Diploma in Professional Legal Practice 2017 entry have now closed.

Diploma applications are handled separately by each university. You must submit an application to the university where you studied for your LLB, even if you wish to study the Diploma here at Edinburgh.

The Law Society of Scotland provides guidance on applying for and studying towards the Diploma. 

Law Society of Scotland Diploma application guidance pages

Download the Law Society of Scotland Diploma application guidance notes in PDF

Entry Requirements

Places will be offered to students based on academic merit on the basis of the marks obtained in the Law Society of Scotland's professional subjects at first sitting.

Contact Information


Contact Details

Edinburgh Centre for
Professional Legal Studies

Edinburgh Law School
9 B Holyrood Road

Phone: 0131 651 4254
or 0131 650 2004
or 0131 650 9477


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