UWS Clearing 2022




BA (Hons)


4 years full-time, typically 6 years part-time




September 2022



About the course

Prepare for success in the legal sector with UWS’s BA (Hons) Law.

This Law degree will equip you with a solid understanding of how laws and regulations shape our society, enabling you to embark on a career in a wide variety of sectors that use law.

You’ll also learn the knowledge and skills sought after by employers in law-related and business sectors.

Plus, our teaching staff will provide a supportive learning environment and a flexible approach to study to help you develop in-depth knowledge of areas related to your future career.

  • The BA (Hons) Law can be your first step towards a career as a qualified practising solicitor. You’d need to complete an LLB degree after your BA (Hons) to be eligible to practice as asolicitor. Compressed and part-time study options are available for Graduate-entry LLB degrees in Scotland.
  • This degree will prepare you for entry to postgraduate legal study, such as an LLM (Master of Laws).
  • The BA (Hons) Law will equip you with the knowledge and skills sought after by employers in a variety of law related industries and business sectors.
  • The degree covers a broad range of topics to provide you with a strong understanding of legal knowledge.
  • Flexible study options allow you to develop in-depth legal knowledge and understanding in areas related to your future career.

Applications for this course are open to people currently residing in:


Year 1: Open

Year 2: Open

Year 3: Open

Rest of UK (Eng, Wales & NI) & Republic of Ireland

Year 1: Open

Year 2: Open

Year 3: Open

International (including EU/EEA)

Year 1: Closed

Year 2: Closed

Year 3: Closed

Minimum Entry Requirements

  • Scottish Highers: CCC (63 UCAS Tariff points)
  • A levels: CC (64 UCAS Tariff points) plus GCSE English Language
  • Irish Leaving Certificate: H3 H3 H4, plus Maths at OL
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma: 24 points (4 @ HL)
  • Scottish Wider Access Programme: Access to Humanities BBB
  • University of Glasgow Access programmes: Access to Arts & Social Sciences or Access to Law, Business & Accounting – BB
  • University of Strathclyde Pre-entry course: Composite mark of more than 60%
  • Scottish Advanced Highers: BBB (144 UCAS Tariff points) including English
  • A levels: BBB (120 UCAS Tariff points) in Arts and Humanities subjects(eg English, HIstory, Politics)
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma: 28 points inc Arts & Humanities subjects
  • SQA HNC / BTEC Level 4 HNC: Legal Services
  • BTEC Extended Diploma: DDM in related subjects
  • SQA HND / BTEC Level 5 HND: Legal Services

Further Information

Clearing Guide

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Fees & Funding

Your tuition fee status is determined by your nationality and the country where you are ordinarily resident. Find out all about undergraduate fees and funding for Scottish, UK, EU and International students – including information on tuition fees, student loans, and alternative sources of funding.

Contact us

If you’re not sure about anything, get in touch – we are here to help!

Whilst we may be dealing with a lot of enquiries during Results Day, our advisors will do everything they can to answer your call or email as efficiently as possible, so you shouldn’t be waiting too long.

T: 0800 027 1000 (Freephone within the UK)
T: +44 (0)141 849 4101 (outwith the UK)
E: clearing@uws.ac.uk


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