School of Law

Welcome to the School of Law

The School of Law is a dynamic place for research, teaching and learning.

We have around 50 full-time academic staff and a student population of about 1,000 across undergraduate and postgraduate study.

We are ranked 9th in the UK by the QS World University Rankings 2016 (41st worldwide), and are also ranked 6th in terms of research power and intensity among UK law schools in the latest Research Excellence Framework.

The school is situated on the beautiful University Park Campus - the perfect location for studying, accessing first-class facilities, and the hub of student life.

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5th in the UK for law

The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017 

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Latest news

Dr Aris Georgopoulos to give a talk at the EURONAVAL - ECCO Symposium

Dr Aris Georgopoulos has been invited to give a talk at the EURONAVAL - ECCO (European Club for Countertrade and Offset) Symposium on 20 October in Paris.
20 October 2016

New HRLC Newsletter available online

This issue of the newsletter provides updates of HRLC projects and events from February up until September 2016.
14 October 2016

Good news from School of Law alumni

We are pleased to announce some new appointments for our School of Law alumni.
11 October 2016

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Upcoming events

Internship Fair

24 October 2016 (11:30-15:30)
Atrium, Portland Building, University Park
At this fair you can explore the opportunities open to you and take your first step on the career ladder!

Sport: Its Human Rights Implications

26 October 2016 (16:00-17:30)
B1 Law and Social Sciences Building, University Park
Professor Joseph's lecture will focus on the multiple links between sport and human rights, and an Olympic year provides a good opportunity to take stock.

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School of Law

Law and Social Sciences Building
The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0)115 951 5700