School of Law

Welcome to the School of Law

The School of Law is consistently ranked among the best law schools, offering undergraduate, postgraduate taught and postgraduate research courses.

We are ranked in the top 100 worldwide for law in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2018 and also ranked 6th in terms of research power and intensity among UK law schools in the latest Research Excellence Framework.

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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Latest news

PhD Viva success for Elena Abrusci

The school is pleased to announce that Elena Abrusci passed her PhD viva voce examination.
07 December 2018

Professor Mary Footer delivers paper on 'Internalising human rights norms in corporate culture'

On 30 November 2018, Professor Mary Footer delivered a paper at the Conference on the Dynamics of Inclusive Prosperity, organised by the Erasmus University Rotterdam and the World Economic Forum.
06 December 2018

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Upcoming events

Making Europe torture-free: working methods and standards of the European Committee for the Prevention of Torture

12 December 2018 (13:00-14:00)
B1, Law and Social Sciences, University Park
International Law Association Seminar with Mykola Gnatovsky (President of the European Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment).

The procurement work of UNCITRAL: a perspective from the UNCITRAL secretariat

13 January 2019 (10:35-12:00)
B55, Law and Social Sciences, University Park
Public Procurement Seminar with Caroline Nicholas, UNCITRAL Secretariat.

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School of Law

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

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