School of Law

Partnerships

Information for Law Degree Transfer Programme students

As a student at one of our partner institutions you are able to come to Essex as part of the Law Degree Transfer Programme.

If you would like to study law in the UK, you have the opportunity to:

  • study for one year in Malaysia and then two at Essex (1+2)
  • study for two years in Malaysia and then one at Essex (2+1)

You'll join our prestigious LLB Law, going directly into either the second or final year.


Brickfields Asia College (BAC)

A partnership with Brickfields Asia College was made in February 2015 so far we have welcomed over 150 students on to our direct entry courses.

BAC entry requirements

  • 1+2 Programme: pass all subjects with an overall average of 50% or above in the first year of the Law Degree Transfer Programme at BAC
  • 2+1 Programme: an overall average of 60% or above in the second year of the Law Degree Transfer Programme at BAC plus pass all subjects in year one
  • For entry to both pathways we require IELTS 6.5 IGCSE/SPM 1119 English grade C and above

BAC scholarship

 

  • 1+2 Scholarship: £3,000 available for all students who meet the entry requirements and select Essex as Firm Choice by 19th July 2018
  • 2+1 Scholarship: £2,000 available for all students who meet the entry requirements and select Essex as Firm Choice by 19th July 2018

 

INTI International University

A partnership with INTI International University was made in September 2015 for students undertaking the Law Degree Transfer programme.

INTI entry requirements

  • 1+2 Programme: an overall transcript average of at least 50% in the first year of the two-year Law Degree Transfer Programme
  • 2+1 Programme: an overall transcript average of at least 60% in Year 2 and pass all Year 1 subjects of the two-year Law Degree Transfer Programme
  • For entry to both pathways we require IELTS 6.5 IGCSE/SPM 1119 English grade C and above

INTI scholarship

  • 1+2 Scholarship: £2,000 available for all students who meet the entry requirements and select Essex as Firm Choice by 30th June 2018
  • 2+1 Scholarship: £1,500 available for all students who meet the entry requirements and select Essex as Firm Choice by 30th June 2018

Optional modules

Please note the following limitations when choosing optional modules:

  • You should not take Evidence, Company Law or Family Law if you have already covered these modules in Malaysia.
  • Final year entrants cannot realistically take Clinical Legal Education due to the time constraints of finding a placement.
  • Law Clinic modules have limited places.

You can always speak to your personal tutor when you arrive if you have any questions about your course.

Disclaimer

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