Each of the Diploma providers have different modules, timetables and study options available. There's also differences in fees and modes of teaching. The Diploma is a very different course to the LLB so you should consider where you want to study carefully.

Before applying for the Diploma in Professional Legal Practice, it's essential for you to be as informed as possible about your options. That's why we run the Virtual Diploma Fair every year.

The 2020 Virtual Diploma Fair is now open!

Before applying for the Diploma in Professional Legal Practice, it's essential for you to be as informed as possible about your options. That's why we run the Virtual Diploma Fair every year.

6 Diploma providers available

Find out more about each of them below. They all have different modules, timetables and study options available. There's also differences in fees and modes of teaching. The Diploma is a very different course to the LLB which is why you should consider where you want to study carefully.

Read our Guidance Note carefully as well as exploring the pages for each university.

Important: We have now released a supplementary guidance note for Diploma applicants. We urge all students applying to undertake the Diploma this year to read the guidance note.

University of Aberdeen

Find out more about studying the Diploma at Aberdeen University by visiting our Virtual Diploma Fair.

University of Dundee

Find out more about studying the Diploma at Dundee University by visiting our Virtual Diploma Fair.

University of Edinburgh

Find out more about studying the Diploma at Edinburgh University by visiting our Virtual Diploma Fair.

University of Glasgow

Find out more about studying the Diploma at Glasgow University by visiting our Virtual Diploma Fair.

Robert Gordon University

Find out more about studying the Diploma at Robert Gordon University by visiting our Virtual Diploma Fair.

University of Strathclyde

Find out more about studying the Diploma at Strathclyde University by visiting our Virtual Diploma Fair.

If you have questions, there are contacts on each page or you can contact Darren Kerr, Outreach Development Officer at the Law Society: 0131 476 8128 darrenkerr@lawscot.org.uk