LLB (Hons)

Denning Law School

Program Overview

The LLB Hons Program of the University of London is offered through Denning Law School which is an internationally recognized undergraduate law degree which can be completed in 3 years after completing college level education or 2 years after completing an undergraduate / masters’ degree in any other discipline. The LLB Hons Degree is recognised by the Pakistan Bar Council and the Higher Education Commission of Pakistan and is one of the most reputable degrees in law in Pakistan which opens doors to students not just locally but internationally as well. Students also have an option to transfer their credits to any UK University in their second or third year of studies or complete the entire degree in Pakistan and apply for their post graduate studies locally or internationally.

Modules

Administrative Law
Administrative law is one of the LLB subjects offered that is a hugely expanding field. Its core purpose is to ensure that any decisions or actions taken by government are lawful and, when they are not, to provide redress for grievances. The module will appeal to students who enjoy public law and have an interest in public affairs.
Commercial Law
Commercial law is concerned with obligations of commercial transactions of parties and the relationship pertaining to rules of personal property. Emphasis is placed on both knowledge of the principles and the ability to apply those rules to achieve practical solutions to problems. Students will become familiar with a range of issues. They include the ownership of/or title to goods; transfers of title and the effect on third parties and the passing of property between buyer and seller.
Company Law

Company Law module in the third year provides an in-depth exploration of corporate legal principles and regulations. Students delve into the intricacies of company formation, governance structures, shareholder rights, and corporate social responsibility. Topics include director duties, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, and international corporate law. Through case studies and analysis, students develop a comprehensive understanding of contemporary corporate legal issues and their practical implications.

Contract Law
This module places its emphasis on understanding the key underlying principles of English law. It covers core topics such as formation of contracts, capacity to contract and privity, performance and breach of contract and remedies for breach of contract.
Criminal Law
Criminal law refers to a body of laws that apply to criminal acts. This module examines general principles of criminal liability and a range of fatal and non-fatal offence. It also focuses on the trial of suspected persons and penalties and modes of treatment for convicted offenders.
Equity & Trusts
This course examines the principles of equity and analyses the doctrinal structure of the law of trusts. It provides students with coherent knowledge and understanding of the relevant principles of law related to trusts. These include express trusts, trusts arising as a matter of law and breach of trust, fiduciary relationships and equitable remedies.
EU Law
This is perhaps the most exciting and important time to study EU law, as Brexit starts to take effect. As a core area of law and a career path in it’s own right, this subject appeals to students having an interest in public affairs, politics and international relations. This module also examines EU institutions and law-making powers. It also focuses on the impact of EU law on national law and its overall consequences for business enterprises and individuals.
Public International Law
Discover Public International Law, the study of legal principles that govern relations between states, international organizations, and individuals across borders. This course offers insights into various aspects of global governance, including human rights, international conflicts, environmental protection, and trade agreements. Studying Public International Law equips you with the knowledge and skills to navigate complex legal issues on a global scale, preparing you for diverse career opportunities in diplomacy, international organizations, advocacy, and more.
Law of Evidence

The law of evidence governs the rules and legal principles that govern the facts in a legal proceeding. It includes a study of the different kinds of evidence that may be presented and contested in the courtroom. Also, focus on techniques for eliciting evidence and the role of the lawyers, jury and judge in an adversarial system is part of the course. Highly relevant to actual day-to-day legal practice, this module will appeal particularly to students intending to become courtroom lawyers.

Introduction to Islamic Law

This module offers an overview of Islamic law, which is derived from the precepts of Islam mainly Quran and Hadith. It addresses the religious and historical foundations of Islamic law. Then proceeds to address its application in contemporary jurisdictions.

Jurisprudence and Legal Theory
Legal System and Method
Property Law

Property law is the area of law that governs the various forms of ownership and tenancy in real property and in personal property; within the common legal system. It centres on the various interests that can exist in land; the principles governing the creation, transfer and extinction of these interests and the extent to which those interests are enforceable against third parties.

Public Law

Public law is a fascinating and challenging subject area which will give you the chance to engage with fundamental issues affecting how law works in the context of democratic government. Students analyse key issues governing the relationship between citizens and the state; such as sovereignty and the division of powers between the judiciary, executive and administration.

Tort Law

Tort Law one of the LLB Subjects offered at DLS, introduces students to the organizing principles of tort law, such as damage, fault and vicarious liability. Students will explore each element of the cause of action in a negligence claim, with particular emphasis on the duty of care concept. The module builds on the duty of care concept to develop students’ knowledge and understanding of principles of liability governing pure economic loss, psychiatric harm and liability of public authorities. The module also explores those torts aimed at the safe and quiet enjoyment of land and protection of reputation.

International Protection of Human Rights
International Protection of Human Rights course has been designed to make complex legal concepts easy to understand. Explore topics like human rights laws and mechanisms in straightforward terms, gaining practical skills to address global challenges.

Entry Pathways

This pathway allows a student to complete the LLB degree of the University of London within a minimum of three years and maximum of six years. A student needs to complete twelve (12) courses for the award of degree.

This pathway is for the students who meet the General Entrance Requirements of the University of London.

This pathway allows a student to complete the LLB degree of the University of London within a minimum of two years and maximum of six years. A student needs to complete nine (09) courses for the award of degree.

This pathway is for the students who have a minimum of 16 years of education.

The CertHE programme is for students who do not meet the general entrance requirements of the University of London for standard entry onto the LLB (Hons) Programme i.e. have not procured the requisite grade in their A levels or have completed their Intermediate from the local education board in Pakistan.

It is a unique independent qualification which provides students the opportunity to complete the same modules, as taught in 1st Year of LLB (Hons) and then progress onto the 2nd year of LLB (Hons) Programme. The CertHE programme at DLS is extremely competitive with students undergoing rigorous workshops and training throughout the year to instill in them the key skills required in the field of law.

Our Admission Specialist will review the application and decide which pathway you qualify for, to study at Denning.

Eligibility Criteria

At Denning, we recognize that academic performance is not the only parameter to gauge the eligibility of a student for the University of London programme. Hence, Denning offers multiple pathways for students to progress to the Bachelors in Law (LLB Hons) Programme at the University of London.

Qualification Grade Requirement English Language Requirement Age Requirement Additional Procedures
A Levels or 2 Year Bachelors’ Degree (Standard Entry Route - 3 years)

Minimum 3 A Level passes with C grade or above;

or

Minimum 2 A Level passes with C grade or above and at least 5 O Level passes with a minimum of C grade or above.

Those students who do not meet the eligibility criteria set out above will be required to pass the Denning Admission Test

  1. IGCSE or GCE O-Level: English as a Second Language (grade C); or
  2. Duolingo: must achieve an overall score of at least 105; or
  3. IELTS: 6 overall, with 5.5 in each sub-test (Academic or General or IELTS Indicator Online Test)
Min 17 or above by November 1, 2024

The applicant will have to undergo an interview with the Board of Admissions and if cleared - will be given an offer letter which he / she can choose to accept or reject.

If the applicant has below C grade in English at O Levels in the past three years then they will be required to give the IELTS or DUOLINGO Test.

Intermediate (CertHE Route - 3 years)

Minimum 60% overall percentage

Those students who do not meet the eligibility criteria set out above will be required to pass the Denning Admission Test

Minimum 18 or above by November 1, 2024

Passing the English Test by the University of London

Passing of the Denning Interview

Passing of the Denning Admission Test

*If a student fails the UoL English Test then he will be eligible for the Foundation Program.

4 year Bachelor's Degree (local) or 3 years Bachelors Degree (foreign)

or

2 year Bachelors Degree and 2 year Masters Degree (Graduate Entry Route - 2 years)

Overall 3.0 GPA English Proficiency Letter from the University Min 18 years or above

Passing of the Denning Interview
English Proficiency Certificate from their University confirming their mode of study was in English Language.

Fee Structure

The fee structure for the Standard Entry LLB Programme for the academic session 2024-2025 shall be as follows:

Standard Entry

First Year

Second Year

Third Year

Tuition Fee

Rs. 335,000/-

Rs. 350,000/-

Rs. 350,000/-

Library Fee

Rs. 10,000/-

Rs. 10,000/- Rs. 10,000/-

Student Activity Fee

Rs. 10,000/-

Rs. 10,000/-

Rs. 10,000/-

Admission Fee / Continuing Fee

Rs. 45,000/-

Rs. 15,000/-

Rs. 15,000/-

Total Fees

Rs. 400,000/-

Rs. 385,000/-

Rs. 385,000/-

Fee structure for the Graduate Entry LLB Programme for the academic session 2024-2025 shall be as follows:

Graduate Entry

Year 1

Year 2

Tuition Fee

Rs. 335,000/-

Rs. 437,500/-

Library Fee

Rs. 10,000/-

Rs. 10,000/-

Student Activity Fee

Rs. 10,000/-

Rs. 10,000/-

Admission Fee / Continuing Fee

Rs. 45,000/-

Rs. 15,000/-

Total Fees

Rs. 400,000/-

Rs. 472,500/-

The fee structure for the CertHE Programme for the academic session 2024-2025 shall be as follows:

CertHE

First Year

Tuition Fee

Rs. 385,000/-

Library Fee

Rs. 10,000/-

Student Activity Fee

Rs. 10,000/-

Admission Fee

Rs. 45,000/-

Total Fees

Rs. 450,000/-

Fee structure for the Transfer Student (LLB Programme) for the academic session 2024-2025 shall be as follows:

Transfer Student Second/Third Year

Tuition Fee

Rs. 350,000/-

Library Fee

Rs. 10,000/-

Student Activity Fee

Rs. 10,000/-

Admission Fee

Rs. 30,000/-

Total Fees

Rs. 400,000/-

University Of London

Fee payable to the UNIVERSITY OF LONDON* (IN POUNDS STERLING ONLY) for the academic session 2024-2025 shall be as follows:

Description

Deadline

First year Amount
(in Great Britain Pounds)

Second year Amount
(in Great Britain Pounds)

Third year Amount
(in Great Britain Pounds)

Application Fees (non-refundable) (one time fees)

1st October, 2024

£112/-

-

-

Registration Fees (one time fees)

1st November, 2024

£637/-

-

-

Module Fees (payable every year)

1st November, 2024

£198 x 4 = £794/-

£198 x 4 = £794/-

£198 x 4 = £794/-

Examination Fees (payable every year)

1st February, 2025

£242 x 4 = £968/-

£242 x 4 = £968/-

£242 x 4 = £968/-

Total Fees

£2,511/-

£1,762/-

£1,762/-

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