Many thanks for having applied to join the British Law Centre’s Diploma in English law and Practical Legal Skills during 2022-2023. We hope you have already managed to read more about the details of the Diploma course on our website.

Next steps...

In order for us to confirm your application to join the course, please send me:

(i) A recent curriculum vitae (in English); and

(ii) A motivation letter, explaining why you wish to join the BLC (not exceeding 500 words).

You should upload your CV and Motivation Letter below, within 7 days of having applied to join the Diploma course:

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Once we have received and reviewed your documents, we will contact you to confirm your application.

Alternatively, you may be asked to attend an interview to discuss your application further.

If you have not heard from us after 7 days of submitting your documents, please write to ask what is happening with your application (our spam filters can sometimes get a little over-excited).

In the meantime, if you have any questions, please do not hesitate to ask.

We look forward to hearing from you and helping you explore the wonderful world of English law and practical legal skills. We are sure you will enjoy it and find it extremely useful.

Kind regards,

Dr Steve Terrett LLB, LLM, PhD

Director and Senior Lecturer
British Law Centre

Commonly-Asked Questions
What are the Diploma Course fees?

 

1. The fees for the Diploma are outlined on the centre-specific page of the BLC website.

 

When should I pay the course fees?

It is possible to divide the fee 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.

How should I pay the course fees?

You will be personally provided with payment information after we have reviewed and confirmed your application documents (CV and Motivation Letter)

Can I pay the course fee in instalments?

Yes, absolutely. Once you have been accepted onto the Diploma course, we will send you instructions on how to pay the fees. Included in those instructions is information on the installment amounts and important dates for payment.

  • The First Payment of 200€ - should be paid within 14 days of us having offered you a place on the diploma course (and before 30th June to benefit from the Earlybird discount)
  • 50% Fees – to be paid by 31st October 2022
  • 100% Fees – to be paid by no later than 28th February 2023

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

What do I do once I pay my fees?

Once you have paid the fees to the BLC (either the full payment or an instalment), please upload a copy of the proof of payment here

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When will I receive a response After I send my CV and Motivation Letter?

We aim to review all documents and respond to you within 7 days. If you haven't heard from us within that time, please send an email to Ruairi at r.oneill@britishlawcentre.co.uk or book a video chat with him here.

What if I want to cancel my participation in the diploma course?

After you register and pay the non-refundable €200 First Payment, you will be formally registered as a Diploma Participant and granted access to the BLC’s website, from which you can access the course materials.

Anyone who chooses to withdraw from the course, for whatever reason, after having paid the €200 First Payment must email us to clearly state this.

A Participant’s withdrawal will have the following effect on the course fees due:

 

Withdrawal date Impact on fees still owed
Within 14 days of us having offered you a place on the course* No fees are payable
More than 14 days after we offered you a place on the course*

€200 First Payment must have been paid (and remains due if not paid).

 

After 31 October

You become obliged to pay the full course fees, but can pay in instalments if you wish.

 

At least 50% of total fees must be paid by this date.

 

After 28 February 100% of total fees must be paid by this date

 

* The 14-day period will be deemed to have expired on 31 October in any case  (e.g. if we offer someone a place on 20 October, the 14-day period will be deemed to have expired on 31 October).

What are the specific dates at my BLC Centre in 2020-2021

Below you will find extracts from the BLC calendar, showing the dates for the physical meetings scheduled to take place in 2020-2021

Poznan Meeting 1

Adam Mickiewicz University Poznań Al. Niepodległości 53, Poznań

Meeting 1: English Legal System

Poznan Meeting 2

Adam Mickiewicz University Poznań Al. Niepodległości 53, Poznań

Meeting 2: English Legal System

Poznan Meeting 3

Adam Mickiewicz University Poznań Al. Niepodległości 53, Poznań

Meeting 3: Contract law

Poznan Meeting 4

Adam Mickiewicz University Poznań Al. Niepodległości 53, Poznań

Meeting 4: Contract law

Poznan Meeting 5

Adam Mickiewicz University Poznań Al. Niepodległości 53, Poznań

Meeting 5: Contract law

Poznan Meeting 6

Adam Mickiewicz University Poznań Al. Niepodległości 53, Poznań

Meeting 6: Tort law

Poznan Meeting 7

Adam Mickiewicz University Poznań Al. Niepodległości 53, Poznań

Meeting 7: Tort law

Poznan Meeting 8

Adam Mickiewicz University Poznań Al. Niepodległości 53, Poznań

Meeting 8: Equity and trusts law

What are the specific dates at my BLC Centre in 2022-2023

Below you will find extracts from the BLC calendar, showing the dates for the physical meetings scheduled to take place in 2022-2023

Bratislava Meeting 1

Comenius University Bratislava šafárikovo námestie 6, Bratislava

Meeting 1: English Legal System

Bratislava Meeting 2

Comenius University Bratislava šafárikovo námestie 6, Bratislava

Meeting 2: English Legal System

Bratislava Meeting 3

Comenius University Bratislava šafárikovo námestie 6, Bratislava

Meeting 3: Contract law

Bratislava Meeting 4

Comenius University Bratislava šafárikovo námestie 6, Bratislava

Meeting 4: Contract law

Bratislava Meeting 5

Comenius University Bratislava šafárikovo námestie 6, Bratislava

Meeting 5: Contract law

Bratislava Meeting 6

Comenius University Bratislava šafárikovo námestie 6, Bratislava

Meeting 6: Tort law

Bratislava Meeting 7

Comenius University Bratislava šafárikovo námestie 6, Bratislava

Meeting 7: Tort law

Bratislava Meeting 8

Comenius University Bratislava šafárikovo námestie 6, Bratislava

Meeting 8: Equity and trusts law

Course Information

Course Instructor

s.terrett@britishlawcentre.co.uk Director
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