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LLB Law / Entry requirements

Year of entry: 2018


Grades AAA

Two AS levels are not accepted in place of one A Level.

We welcome all A level subjects from Arts, Humanities, Mathematics and Science, including Law. However, we do not accept General Studies or Critical Thinking.

Duration of A-level study

If you either sat your examinations early or followed an accelerated curriculum and spent three years studying A-levels where the examinations were taken over two years, your application will be considered against the standard selection process of your chosen course. If you have studied an advanced curriculum where the examinations are spread over three years, consideration for an offer will be at the discretion of the admissions tutor.


Two AS levels are not accepted in place of one A level.

Unit grade information

The University of Manchester welcomes the provision of unit information where available.  Like all other information provided by applicants this may be taken into consideration when assessing your application.  Unit grades will not normally form part of an offer conditions.


We would normally expect to see a good GCSE profile with minimum grades across all subjects of A*/8 to C/4.

International Baccalaureate

37 points overall including 6, 6, 6 at Higher Level. 

We welcome all subjects from Arts, Humanities, Mathematics & Science.

Alternative entry requirements

Alternative entry requirements exist for this course. You may view these by selecting from the list below.

English language

International candidates must show a high standard of written and spoken English.  We usually look for a minimum of IELTS 7 with a minimum of 6.5 in each subtest or equivalent.  For specific information on other English Language equivalent tests that we accept please contact the Undergraduate Admissions team .

English language test validity

Some English Language test results are only valid for two years. Your English Language test report must be valid on the start date of the course.