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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

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EU's Role in Protecting Human Rights in the World Today - Professor Kenner speaks at Harvard University

Description
On 4 April 2017, Professor Jeff Kenner will join a panel discussion at a seminar on The EU's Role in Protecting Human Rights in the World Today at Harvard University, discussing research conducted as part of the FRAME project.
Date:
29 March 2017

HRLC Spring Newsletter available online

Description
Highlights of this edition include HRLC's Annual Lecture 2017 delivered by the Director of Liberty Martha Spurrier on Hate, hostility and human rights in a post-Brexit world, and the launch of the Cooperation and Judicial Assistance Database in the Hague.
Date:
28 March 2017

PhD Viva Success: Katie Smith

Description
We are pleased to announce that Katie Smith has passed her PhD Viva examination.
Date:
27 March 2017

Criminal Justice Research Centre Newsletter - Spring 2017

Description
The Criminal Justice Research Centre newsletter for Spring 2017 is now available.
Date:
24 March 2017

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Upcoming events

Business Leaders Series 3 April 2017 - Andrew Griffith

Date
03 April 2017 (17:30-19:00)
Location:
6 Triumph Road, GlaxoSmithKline Building for Sustainable Chemistry, Innovation Park, Jubilee Campus, Nottingham NG7 2GA., The Winter Garden
Description
Andrew Griffith is Group Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer, Sky.

FREE Workshop 'Strategic Digital Marketing: How to Grow Your Business Online', London

Date
26 April 2017 (09:00-13:00)
Location:
22 Tudor Street, London EC4Y 0AY, Perkbox Happiness Lab
Description
Nottingham University Business School in association with expert Nottingham based digital marketing agency Impression, is delighted to bring you an opportunity to build your skills and professional knowledge in a key business area at this FREE Strategic Social Media Marketing Workshop exclusive to University of Nottingham alumni and associates.

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School of Law

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

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