University of Bucharest 2022-2023 Diploma in English Law and Legal Skills

The 1-year Diploma in English Law and Legal Skills provides participants a wide range of English substantive law and core practical legal skills. The substantive law elements of the course include:

  • English legal system
  • Contract law
  • Tort law
  • Equity and the law of trusts

The practical legal skills taught on the course include:

  • Interviewing and advising clients
  • Case analysis and trial strategies
  • Oral and written advocacy
  • Negotiation and contract drafting
  • Preparing CVs and interview skills

To see when classes happen at the Bucharest BLC, click here.

Whatever stage of your career you are at, and whatever career plans you have, the Diploma in English Law and Legal Skills will help to make those plans a reality.

British Law Centre contact: Dr Steve Terrett




Local University contact: Professor Daniela-Anca Deteșeanu



Student/Non-student Early-Bird fee (applies if First Payment of 200€ paid by 30 June) Standard fee
Full-time student* 575€ 660€
Non-student 775€ 860€

 *Includes anyone registered as a full-time student at any Higher Education institution within the EU (inc. Ph.D students) and any trainee lawyer (but not any qualified lawyer)

It is possible to divide the payment into instalments, in accordance with the following:

  • 50% Fees – to be paid by 31st October 2022
  • 100% Fees – to be paid by no later than 28th February 2023

NB. Anyone wishing to benefit from the reduced “early-bird fee” must pay 200 by 30 June 2022.

For full details of our payment policy, please see the Diploma regulations here.

Local University Fee:

A local fee [EUR 150] is charged by the host University to each DELLS participant. 


Click on the “Apply” button opposite to submit your application. We will contact you with further details of the course dates and to register you for the online teaching materials.

Course Overview

A combination of in-class and online teaching sessions (each lasting 4 hours)

Ongoing contact possibilities with BLC staff outside class times

Substantive law and legal skills training delivered by UK legal practitioners and academics

Access to a depository of recorded lectures, custom-designed teaching materials and skills workshops

Optional voluntary activities, including simulated trials, moots, legal debates etc.

Substantive Law

Study the most important areas of English law, with particular focus on commercially relevant issues. Familiarise yourself with the most common choice of governing law in international contracts.

Legal Skills

We help you develop a wide-ranging skills portfolio and monitor your progress on an ongoing basis. The skills and experience you acquire will help you stay ahead of the pack in the race for employment.


Learning English law and developing your skills portfolio is about making you more employable. Our entire focus is on helping you achieve your dream career, wherever and whatever it may be.