Faculty Entry Requirements - Law

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Bachelor of Laws (LLB)

Students complete all three years of the Law programme at the UWI St Augustine Campus, Trinidad & Tobago.

  • Minimum of five (5) subjects at CSEC (CXC) General Proficiency (Grades I or II pre-1998 and Grades I, II or III from June 1998) or GCE O-level which must include English Language and Mathematics.
  • Any three (3) 2 - unit CAPE or GCE A-level subjects
    or
  • An Associate degree from an approved tertiary-level institution with a grade point average (GPA) of 3.5 and above

The law of the particular territory regulates entry into the legal profession in all the Caribbean territories, but as a result of a regional agreement the basic requirements tend to follow a common pattern. The University of the West Indies offers a Bachelor of Law’s degree (LLB), which satisfies the requirements for entry into the professional law schools, where upon graduation with a Legal Education Certificate, students are admitted to practice.

NOTE: Academic requirements are current at the time of publication but may be subject to change in the future.