2019-2020 Diploma In English Law and Legal Skills in Kyiv

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

  • English legal system
  • Contract law
  • Tort law
  • Trusts

The core 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

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

For details of the dates of teaching visits, click here.

To see our course brochure, click here.

British Law Centre contact: Dr Steve Terrett

Email: s.terrett@britishlawcentre.co.uk

Tel:  (+48) 609 070 921


Student/Non-student Early-Bird fee (applies if fees paid by 30th June) Standard fee (applies if fees paid after 30th June)
Full-time student* 525€ 599€
Non-student 725€ 799€

 It is not yet clear whether a local fee may also be payable to the local University. If so, such fee will not exceed 3,200 UAH for non-students and 2,200 UAH for students. Details will be provided once confirmed with the local University.

*Anyone registered as a full-time student at any Higher Education institution (inc. Ph.D students)

It is possible to split fee payments into two equal instalments:

  • Instalment 1 – to be paid by 1st October 2019 (or later if thus advised)
  • Instalment 2 – to be paid by no later than 1st February 2020 (or later if thus advised)

NB. Anyone wishing to benefit from the reduced “early-bird fee” must pay in full by 30th June 2019.

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

Useful Information

8 sessions each year (each lasting 4 hours), taking place during evening hours

All training sessions taught by UK-trained lawyers

Additional voluntary activities (simulated trials, legal debates, negotiations etc.)

Online access to custom-designed teaching materials and skills exercises

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.