- do a law degree
- do a non-law degree followed by the Graduate Diploma in Law
You would then complete a period of professional training which includes:
- the one-year Bar Professional Training Course
- a follow-on year of practical training, called a pupillage
To get into some universities you'll need to pass the Law National Aptitude Test (LNAT).
You'll usually need:
- 2 to 3 A levels, or equivalent, for a degree