School of Law

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.


5th in the UK for law

The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017

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Latest news

HRLC Summer Internships 2017

The Human Rights Law Centre is pleased to announce its summer internship positions.
22 May 2017

Law societies sweep the board at annual student awards

Nominated in 9 out of 10 categories, Nottingham's various law societies swept the board at this year's Students' Union's society awards, securing a host of accolades including the coveted Best Society Award.
18 May 2017

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Upcoming events

Public Procurement: Global Revolution VIII Conference

12 (09:00) - 13 June 2017 (17:00)
East Midlands Conference Centre, University of Nottingham
We are delighted to announce the opening of bookings for our international conference Public Procurement: Global Revolution VIII.

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School of Law

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

telephone: +44 (0)115 951 5559