Important Updates to the MCT Course (April 2017)

An important update to the MCT course will be released next week, covering various aspects on Taxation and Business Law. We are planning to release a major update to the MCT course in April 2017 (about 30 pages), which will cover the new tax rates and allowances for the 2017-18 tax year which have been […]

QLTS Skills Online – an Innovative, Interactive and Enjoyable Online Tool to Prepare for the OSCE Assessment

Mastering the Five Skills in Order to Achieve Success on the Practical Assessment QLTS Skills Online is a great support tool for learning the skills required on the OSCE assessment, the second element of the QLTS. A short book available to view online which accompanies this online resource introduces candidates to the concepts behind the […]

Demo Version of the MCT Online Training System

We know that taking the QLTS assessments means a substantial investment in terms of your time, money and effort. We also appreciate that as part of your research you may want to pre-evaluate the course materials offered to you before you sign up for a course. To see how we can help you succeed, we […]

How to Calculate Income Tax Liability in the MCT Assessment?

In blog post we will focus on a tax calculation question, which is one of the areas many QLTS candidates struggle with. We will analyse a sample income tax question you may come across in the MCT assessment, asking you about the total tax liability of the taxpayer. You will be expected by the SRA […]

QLTS Assessments: Challenges and Solutions

You’ve probably heard that the QLTS assessments are challenging, but with proper planning and preparation, you can succeed. It all starts with a clear understanding of the exam requirements and the level of commitment you are willing to make. To keep you on track to succeed on your first attempt, QLTS School helps you overcome […]

Live Webinar – How to Succeed on the QLTS Assessments – Sunday, December 13, 2015

Live QLTS Webinar – Sunday, December 13, 2015 – 6.00pm – 7.00pm (GMT/UTC)  Join Marc and the team at QLTS School and attend a free, hour-long webinar: “How to Succeed on the QLTS Assessments”  The webinar will cover the following topics: • Why you should become a dual-qualified an English solicitor? • The strcuture of […]

Tips for Success for Future QLTS Candidates

In this video, we put together videos of more than 25 former QLTS School’s candidates who share their tips for success and offer advice to future candidates preparing for the QLTS assessments. Here are the highlights: Do not underestimate the exams and take the preparation very seriously – the syllabus is comprehensive and requires thorough […]

How Long Does it Take to Prepare for the QLTS Assessments?

When you first decide to dual-qualify as an English solicitor via the QLTS, you know what’s generally involved – such as the MCT, the OSCE and the areas of law covered. But when you start to look at the specifics of preparation – the logistics, time commitment and study schedule – the question inevitably arises […]

Supreme Court Ruling in Contract Law Clarifies Penalty Clauses Rule

The much-anticipated ruling of the Supreme Court in two contract disputes has seen a clarification of the longstanding rule on penalty clauses in English law. The decision of the majority of the panel of seven Supreme Court justices in Cavendish Square Holdings BV v El Makdessi; ParkingEye Limited v Beavis [2015] UKSC 67 is expected […]

How and Where to Check if the MCT Assessment is Available at Your Location?

The Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) has recently announced its plans to offer the Multiple Choice Test (MCT) element of the Qualified Lawyers Transfer Scheme (QLTS) outside the UK. Following the announcement, Kaplan QLTS, the assessment provider, has entered into a partnership with computer-based testing leader Pearson VUE to deliver the MCT online in various cities […]