Strathmore University

Strathmore University (Strathmore)

Bachelor of Laws

  • Bachelors Degree Program
  • Duration : 4 years

Course Overview

Excellence is our top priority at Strathmore Law School. We our
academic and administrative staff team are dedicated to provide every
student with outstanding legal education to cultivate lawyers of
professional competence.
SLS is guided by a commitment to pursue justice
and aims to inspire students to be change agents.
With an intensive
curriculum, excellent academic staff and guest lecturers, a variety of
centres and societies and a vibrant student life, SLS is the ideal place
for the new generation of law students to hone their skills.

The SLS commitment:

  • Outstanding quality: Top scholars and qualified practitioners,
    modern U-shape classrooms with e-facilities, access to the best
    e-journals, and adequate class sizes (a maximum of 75 students per
    class) ensure optimised learning and maximum attention for each student.
  • Practical learning: Practical training by SLS legal research centres
    and prestigious law firms collaborating with SLS ensure LLB students
    are prepared for practice.
  • Visiting professors: Top scholars drawn from the most prestigious
    law schools in the world will impart their knowledge to students.
  • Laptop policy: Every LLB student will be given a new laptop upon
    registration to ensure optimal access to all e-resources and to hone the
    new e-legal generation.
  • Academic trip: SLS will organise and take every LLB student on a
    guided academic trip to a prestigious university abroad. This academic
    trip will enhance personal exposure and help develop in each student the
    universal outlook required from the modern lawyer.
  • International language: As part of its LLB curriculum, SLS requires
    of every student to take a foreign language. Students can choose to
    study French, German, Japanese, Spanish, or Chinese.
  • Numerous elective subjects: A wide array of elective subjects in the
    LLB curriculum enables specialization and thorough in-depth training.

Minimum Entry Requirements

Required entrance qualifications and grades:

  • KCSE minimum mean aggregate of B+ with a minimum grade of A- in English.
  • GCE A Level minimum grades ABB with A in English Language or English Literature.
  • GCE AS-Level minimum grades AAA with an A in English Language or English Literature.
  • IB minimum 34 overall points with grade 5 and above in English.

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