The following 8 universities in the United Kingdom are no longer on the list of approved universities:
- University of Exeter
- University of Leeds
- University of Leicester
- University of Liverpool
- School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London
- University of Manchester
- University of Sheffield
- University of Southampton
Singapore citizens and permanent residents who obtain approved law degrees from these 8 omitted universities will remain eligible for admission to the Singapore Bar, provided they were:
(a) admitted before 1 October 2015 as a candidate for that degree; and
(b) conferred that degree on or after 1 January 1997 but before 1 January 2025.
They must also:
Please refer to the Singapore Institute of Legal Education (SILE) for more information on the omitted universities, and the “qualified person” and admission requirements.