Human Rights, Conflict and Justice, LL.M. | SOAS University of London | London, United Kingdom
12 months
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24750 GBP/year
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About

The LLM Human Rights, Conflict and Justice from SOAS University of London provides a specialisation in a constantly evolving area of law that covers a range of issues at the heart of major contemporary developments and debates.

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Overview

The LLM Human Rights, Conflict and Justice  from SOAS University of London  offers a wide range of distinctive modules that combine a focus on core subjects in the field alongside a critical inquiry into the theory and practice of human rights law and related fields, particularly as they relate to the global South.

Options include core international modules on international human rights law, international criminal law, international refugee and migration law, international humanitarian law, and justice, reconciliation and reconstruction in post conflict societies.

The degree also offers singular modules on specific legal approaches, settings, and cross-cutting themes such as Human Rights and Islamic Law; Law, Rights & Social Change; Law, Human Rights and Peace-building: the Israeli-Palestinian case; Darfur: Anatomy of a Human Rights Emergency; and Human Rights of Women.

Career

SOAS Law graduates leave SOAS as civic minded and critically engaged individuals who can effectively contribute to their communities and societies. With a thorough understanding of the legal dimensions underlying many of our global challenges today, our Law students are valued by employers due to their analytical skills, specialist knowledge, and global perspective.

SOAS Law graduates have found the LLM a vital boost to their work as legal professionals and that this Law Masters is an excellent base for further study towards a research degree such as a PhD leading to an academic career. 

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • International Protection of Human Rights
  • Human Rights of Women
  • International Migration Law
  • International Refugee Law
  • The Prohibition of Torture in International Law
  • Business and Human Rights in the Global Economy

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
100

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
100

Other requirements

General requirements

We will consider all applications with an undergraduate degree at high 2:2 or above. In addition to degree classification, we take into account other elements of the application including supporting statement and references. While references are optional, they can help build a stronger application profile if you fall below the 2:2 requirement or have non-traditional qualifications.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24750 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    17550 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17550 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part Time 2 Years:

  • UK: £7,275/year
  • Overseas: £12,375/year

Part Time 3 Years:

  • UK: £4,850/year
  • Overseas: £8,250/year

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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