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The Exeter Law School is an ambitious, dynamic and friendly law school delivering a first class legal education, offering some of the most sought after law courses in the UK. Our LLM Master of Laws includes the opportunity to specialise in International Commercial Law, European Law, Maritime Law, Intellectual Property Law, and International Human Rights Law, Students wishing to specialise in an area of law by following one of our dedicated pathways will also benefit from having that pathway named on your degree certificate, highlighting the specialist knowledge and experience you have in this field.

The South West of England is a top holiday destination thanks to its mild climate and beautiful surroundings.  Transport links to London and the rest of the UK and Europe are excellent.  Exeter is a historic, safe, student-friendly city with a population of around 120,000 and a thriving arts scene.  As the regional capital, students have access to a great range of shops, restaurants and leisure facilities.

The University of Exeter was given charter in 1955, but has educational roots stretching back more than 150 years. Today, we are amongst the top 1 per cent of universities worldwide according to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings, and a member of the prestigious Russell Group of research intensive universities. We combine academic excellence and world-leading research with stunning campuses in the most beautiful part of the UK.

In recent years we have cemented our reputation for excellence in teaching and research; The Times and the Sunday Times Good University Guide ranks Exeter in 7th position in the UK and our global reputation is growing rapidly. We received a significant boost to our research funding following our outstanding performance in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework.

The University of Exeter has approximately 19,000 full time students, 25 per cent of whom are International. Our thriving multi-national community of staff and students from over 130 countries ensures you will receive a warm welcome whichever programme of study you choose.

The Bracton Law Society is one of Exeter's largest and most active societies. They cater for all students, whether studying law or otherwise, providing an excellent social calendar year round, as well as various sporting, pro bono, mooting and debating opportunities, and the opportunity to write for the Society journal Obiter Dicta

They work to inspire and support members aiming for a career in the legal profession by increasing awareness of career opportunities both nationally and regionally, and provide a strong community for members to meet like-minded people through various different activities and opportunities. 

The Exeter Law School and staff from the University of Exeter’s International team regularly travel overseas running information sessions about the School and our undergraduate and postgraduate programmes; meet with offer-holders and the University’s local representatives; visit schools and universities; and attend education exhibitions and academic conferences.

Full details will be posted here when they are available. 

Your International Office contact

If you have any questions please contact Mr Dale Zhang, Assistant Director International Student Recruitment, at D.Zhang2@exeter.ac.uk or telephone +44 (0) 1392 723404.

Our local representatives

The University of Exeter has agreements with independent representatives in your country, who would be pleased to tell you more about the University's facilities and programmes.  They can also assist you in making an application.

Our extra-curricular activities, such as mooting, pro bono work, study tours, work placements, and The Bracton Law Society, offer unrivalled opportunities to gain invaluable legal experience both at home and abroad; and promise to offer a unique experience in, as well as outside, the classroom.