2022-2023 Diploma in English Law and Legal Skills in Lviv

The 1-year Diploma in English Law and Legal Skills provides participants with 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
  • Equity and the law of 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

Click here to view the timetable of classes at the BLC Lviv.

British Law Centre contact: Dr Steve Terrett

Email: s.terrett@britishlawcentre.co.uk


Ivan Franko University contact: Vice-Dean, Dr Marta Mochulska

Email: marta.mochulska@lnu.edu.ua 


Please note that the BLC is offering a support scheme for Ukrainian students, with discounts on course fees and free places available for a number of students. To find out more, go to our Ukraine Support page


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* 575€ 660€
Non-student 775€ 860€ (760€ for UBA members)

*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:

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

NB. Anyone wishing to benefit from the reduced “early-bird fee” must pay  the First Payment by 1 July 2022.

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



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.