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King's College London - The Dickson Poon School of LawLondon, England

Cornell Law School  may send up to 4 students to King's College London in the Fall. 

The Dickson Poon School of Law at King's College London is one of the oldest law schools in England and recognized globally as one of the best law schools in the world - ranking in the top 10 in the UK and 16th worldwide. The School was established in 1831, and has played an integral role in the life of King's College London since the College was formed almost 200 years ago. It has one of this country's most distinguished research and teaching reputations - staff are active in research and among the leading international experts. This helps them to continue to push the boundaries of academic thought and to innovate across disciplines.

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Located in the heart of the British legal and political world and surrounded by major global law firms, The Dickson Poon School of Law offers you invaluable interaction with the wider legal community and opportunities to establish links with your peers and a wider professional network.

Academic Calendar:

Term dates 2014-15

Semester1--22 September –12 December 2014

Semester 2--5 January 2015 –27 March 2015

Semester 3--27 April 2015 –5 June 2015

  • Semester 1

·Enrolment and induction for new students: 15-19 September 2014

·Teaching begins: 22 September 2014

·Reading week: w/c 27 October 2014

·End of term: 15 December 2014 

  • Semester 2
  • ·Teaching begins: 5 January 2015

    ·Mid-sessional exams (first year UG only) 5 Jan - 9 Jan 2015

    ·Reading week: w/c 16 February 2015

    ·End of term: 30 March 2015 - 20 April 2015

Sample Courses:

Course list is not available at this time. 

Persons with Disabilities:

London is not as handicapped-accessible as U.S. cities. In many locations in London, access for persons with disabilities to classrooms, offices, and other facilities may be limited. Further information on this subject is provided by King's here and here.

Further Information:

King's College London - The Dickson Poon School of Law website.