Thinking of studying at the Institute of Law?

Here are 10 great reasons to study in Jersey and choose us for your studies:

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1. Learn from the best

You will be taught by a combination of leading international academics and by industry experts who bring their professional experience into the classroom.

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2. Boost your career prospects

Our graduates are highly employable and in high demand. All of last year’s undergraduates obtained employment in the legal and financial services industries at the end of their studies.Previous graduates have also enjoyed successful careers in journalism, business and the civil service.

silhouettes of people filled with flags3. Obtain an internationally-recognised qualification

Many of our programmes have international accreditation and are recognised worldwide.

students working4. Earn while you learn

With most classes taking place in the evenings and at weekends, many students undertake paid employment with local law firms or financial institutions. Gain the experience needed towards qualification as a Jersey lawyer at the same time as undertaking your academic or practitioner qualifications

students debating5. Receive personalised learning

Our small group sizes and one-to-one contact with our lecturers means that we get to know each student individually. We take account of your individual learning needs, interests, abilities and aspirations.

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6. Undertake meaningful work experience

Put your learning into practice with one of our industry-leading partners on a placement or study visit.

7. Connect globally

Engaging with staff, students and partners from all over the world, offers a truly global learning experience. Why not study abroad on our double degree programme or undertake a placement overseas?


Library books8. Enjoy wonderful facilities

We have state-of-the-art learning facilities, a wonderful library and excellent resources for all students. Use of the latest video-conferencing technology and online learning resources ensured that our teaching was not interrupted by the pandemic and international lock down in 2020.


law students in phone box9. Receive outstanding support

Our excellent administration team are on hand to support you with any queries relating to your studies or well-being. We also offer a range of extra-curricular activities including:


10. Enjoy our beautiful island

St Ouen BeachConveniently located close to the UK and Europe, wherever you are on the island, the sea is never more than ten minutes away.

Enjoy our sandy unspoilt beaches or surf our famous waves. Explore our rich history from the battlements of our 12th century castle to the bunkers and tunnels of our military heritage.

Visit our museums, art gallery and Durrell’s Jersey zoo. Eat at our trendy beach cafes and restaurants or buy the amazing fresh produce sold at the local farm stalls. There truly is something for everyone!


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