How to apply
Applications to study the Diploma in Professional Legal Practice 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 Law School.
The closing date for applications for 2019/20 entry was Friday 12 April 2019.
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. To find out more about the criteria for admission please visit the Law Society of Scotland's website.
Guidance for applicants
The Law Society of Scotland provide guidance for students who are thinking about applying for the Diploma in Professional Legal Practice. The guidance below is for for 2019/20 applications.
If you have any questions about applying to the Diploma in Professional Legal Practice please don't hesitate to contact us.