12 Best Law schools in Scotland

Below is the list of best universities in Scotland ranked based on their research performance in Law. A graph of 53.4K citations received by 5.17K academic papers made by 12 universities in Scotland was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. University of Edinburgh

For Law

#9 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
51%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1583

2. University of Glasgow

For Law

#19 in Europe
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1451

3. University of St Andrews

For Law

#45 in Europe
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1413

4. University of Stirling

For Law

#62 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
14,000
Founded
1967

5. University of Aberdeen

For Law

#66 in Europe
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1495

6. University of Strathclyde

For Law

#76 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1964

7. University of Dundee

For Law

#101 in Europe
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1967

8. Glasgow Caledonian University

For Law

#171 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
23%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1993

9. Robert Gordon University

For Law

#234 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
22%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1992

10. University of the West of Scotland

For Law

#292 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
27%
Enrollment
15,555
Founded
1897

11. Edinburgh Napier University

For Law

#334 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
56%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1992

12. Heriot-Watt University

For Law

#343 in Europe
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1966

Closest to Scotland states to learn Law

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni United Kingdom Flag rank
England 84 1
Wales 6 18