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Law Degree (University of Sussex, UK) and Arts Degree (Laurier)

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Law Degree (University of Sussex, UK) and Arts Degree (Laurier)

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Our Law program provides an international learning experience that is one of the first of its kind for a Canadian university.

Earn a Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree from Laurier and a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree from the University of Sussex, United Kingdom (UK) in only six years.

You'll be exposed to Laurier's commitment to social justice and global engagement and, as an added perk, an LSAT score is not required for admission.

Program Highlights

  • Meeting your GPA requirements means you can apply to the UK law program, you are guaranteed and offer of admission and there is no requirement to write the LSAT entrance exam.
  • You will obtain a general law degree, but there are opportunities to take electives if you want to focus in a specific area such as international law.
  • The international component of the program will help you stand out in a competitive job market.
  • Study abroad and see the UK’s historic monuments, royal palaces, diverse countryside, and iconic landscapes.

Sample Courses

  • The Art and Science and Policy Design
  • Money, Markets and International Politics
  • The Politics of Trade
  • Canadian Democracy
  • Famous Trials
  • Forensic Investigation
  • Criminal Law in Canada
  • Crimes Against Humanity
  • Rights in Canada: Rights, Freedoms and the Charter


International Baccalaureate Requirements

  • HL or SL English at 4.
  • IB Minimum Score: 30.

Find equivalent requirements for additional curriculums in the admissions toolkits

Design Your Degree

Laurier offers a variety of options to enhance your degree.

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