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Undergraduate Study


Law at the University of Cambridge allows you to understand law in its historical and social contexts, and to examine its general principles and techniques.

This course is your first step towards becoming a qualified solicitor or barrister. As part of the course you will be able to specialise from second year and study other legal systems from outside the UK.


Key information

Minimum offer level 
A level: A*AA (all Colleges except Downing and Sidney Sussex) A*A*A (Downing and Sidney Sussex)
IB: 41-42 points, with 776 at Higher Level
UCAS code 
Course length 
BA (Hons) 3 years full-time
Start date 
October 2025
Study at 

All Colleges

Applicant numbers 
2023 cycle:
Applications per place: 7
Accepted: 230
Contact email
Contact telephone 
01223 330094