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Why study your BPTC at Cardiff?

  • The only BPTC to be offered by a Russell group University
  • Small student cohort with a high staff to student ratio ensuring a personal and supportive learning experience
  • High levels of individual tutor feedback on all live skills performances
  • Significant use of peer review
  • High quality teaching by a small team of experienced and dedicated practitioners
  • High levels of face to face tuition, exceeding the minimum recommended by the Bar
    Standards Board for all subjects
  • High level of student satisfaction
  • Guaranteed placements giving you the opportunity to marshall with both a Circuit Judge and District Judge in addition to undertaking a mini-pupillage
  • Strong links with the legal profession.
  • An opportunity to convert your BPTC to a Masters degree.

LLB and BVC graduate Sarah Ingram on why she chose Cardiff Law School

Come and meet us

We are holding the following open day where you can meet lecturers from our Bar Professional Training Course. There is no need to book in advance - please feel free to come along if you are interested:

Wednesday 15 October 2014
Open afternoon for the LPC and BPTC: 2.00-4.00pm (Cardiff University Law Building, Museum Avenue, Cardiff CF10 3AX)

We are also attending the following fairs:

Tuesday 14 October 2014
Cardiff Autumn Careers Fair: 11am -3pm (City Hall, Cathays Park, Cardiff CF10 3ND)

Monday 3rd November 2014
Russell Group Roadshow, Birmingham University

Tuesday 4th November 2014
Cardiff Law Fair: 1.30pm-4.30pm (City Hall, Cathays Park, Cardiff CF10 3ND)
Russell Group Roadshow, Nottingham University


We appreciate how difficult it is to make the all important decision about where to undertake the BPTC.

If you'd like to talk to us or visit, please contact us. To find out about our Open Days please see our News & Events.

Further details



+44 (0)29 208 74964

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