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Welcome to the School of Law

The School of Law is highly regarded and consistently ranked among the best law schools.

We are ranked in the top 100 worldwide for law in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017 and also ranked 6th in terms of research power and intensity among UK law schools in the latest Research Excellence Framework.

We have around 50 full-time academic staff and around 1,000 students across our undergraduate, postgraduate taught and postgraduate research courses.

The school is situated on the beautiful University Park Campus, the hub of student life – the perfect location for studying and accessing facilities.

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5th in the UK for law

The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017
 
 

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Latest news

LLM Maritime Law listed in top 10 programmes by the LLM Guide 2017

Description
The School of Law's LLM Maritime Law is included in the top 10 LLM programmes for Maritime/Admiralty Law in the LLM Guide 2017.
Date:
26 April 2017

Dr Georgopoulos gives interview on the early UK Elections and the possible impact on Brexit Negotiations

Description
Dr Aris Georgopoulos gave an interview to Armedia where he discussed the early UK Elections and the possible impact on Brexit Negotiations.
Date:
25 April 2017

Recent School of Law graduate publishes in the Journal of Media Law

Description
Louisa Taylor, who studied as an undergraduate at the School of Law from to 2012 to 2016, has had an article based on her undergraduate dissertation published in the 2017 Journal of Media Law.
Date:
24 April 2017

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Upcoming events

Populism, Markets, Expertise: Social Science in an Age of Post-Truth

Date
04 May 2017 (09:30-18:30)
Location:
University of Warwick
Description
This conference aims to address issues of social-scientific expertise and claims for authority in the light of recent political events and the rise of populism in Europe, the US, and elsewhere.

PhD and Early Career Workshop on Social Science in an Age of Post-Truth

Date
05 May 2017 (09:30-14:00)
Location:
University of Warwick
Description
This workshop follows on from the conference on 'Populism, Markets, Expertise: Social Science in an Age of Post-Truth' and provides PhD students and early career scholars an opportunity to address these themes in smaller focused sessions.

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School of Law

Law and Social Sciences Building
The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0)115 951 5559