The University of Cambridge Faculty of Law was assessed as the country's leading law school. It was ranked 1st in the Guardian University Guide 2016 league table for Law, as well as rated as the UK's top-ranked law school in both the Complete University Guide 2016 and the QS World Rankings.

The School of Law at Queen Mary University of London was ranked 3rd in the UK and 1st in London by The Guardian University Guide 2016. The School's overall score of 85 / 100 reflects the excellence of the School, the high level of student satisfaction at 91.6 per cent, the quality and satisfaction with teaching, and the excellent employment prospects of its graduates.

The University of Nottingham's School of Law was ranked 6th (up from 7th last year) out of 100 law schools in the latest Complete University Guide 2016.

Top 5 law schools in UK (Complete University Guide):
1 University of Cambridge
2 Oxford
3 Durham
4 London School of Economics
5 University College London

World University Ranking Tables

America - US News & World Report, The Princeton Review, BusinessWeek
Canada - Maclean's, Gourman Report Ranking of Canadian Universities
UK - Sunday Times, Guardian, Times Good University Guide, Daily Telegraph
World - Shanghai Jiao Tong ARWU Rankings, Webometrics, Newsweek