Fees and Funding


Tuition fees for the Diploma in Professional Legal Practice for 2019/20 are:
  • Full-time UK/EU Students: £8,670 (inclusive of all course materials and books)
  • Full-time International Students: £20,470 (inclusive of all course materials and books)
  • Part-time UK/EU Students: £4,335*

* Part-time fees will increase incrementally for year two.

More information on tuition fees.


If you meet eligibility criteria and have secured a place on the Diploma to start in 2019 you may be able to apply through the Students Awards Agency for Scotland (SAAS) for a tuition fee loan towards the cost of your tuition fees. 

The SAAS is currently updating their information for 2019 entry. Please visit the SAAS website for up-to-date information on the loans, and how to apply.

In addition, you can apply to the Government for a Professional Career Development Loan.

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

Email: ecpls@ed.ac.uk

Map of ECPLS Location