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International Studies in Intellectual Property Law

12 months
13750 GBP/year
8950 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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By taking this specialised International Studies in Intellectual Property Law course at the University of West London covering IP law across national borders, you will enhance your prospects for a career in this highly valued area.


If you are a law graduate, a practising lawyer or a business professional from anywhere in the world and you wish to develop specialist legal and commercial expertise in intellectual property law and technology, this LLM in International Studies in Intellectual Property Law course at the University of West London could give you the skills you need.

You will study the most important components of international intellectual property law, such as copyright, patents and trademarks, and how these forms of intellectual property are protected in the digital age. You will look at the European and international aspects of patent law, as well as legal questions associated with new technologies, multimedia and cyberspace.

In addition to these specialised topics, you will examine international commercial law and related subjects. This will help to put IP into the context of modern international business relations.

Study & career progression

Organisations that focus on international practice will have particular need for your skills and knowledge. Once you graduate, you will be able to seek employment opportunities with firms specialising in:
  • investments
  •  law
  • consultancy
  • accounting

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Intellectual Property in the Digital Economy
  • Commercial Intellectual Property Law
  • International Commercial Arbitration and Mediation
  • International Commercial Law
  • Research Methodology
  • Dissertation

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • You should have an honours degree from a UK university or equivalent that includes law content.
  • If you have at least three years of legal or relevant commercial work experience you will also be considered subject to an interview.
  • We may also offer you a place based on relevant experience or training, normally from within the work environment. All applications are considered individually.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13750 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8950 GBP per year during 12 months.


  • UK/EU: £4,475
  • International: £6,875

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.


Scholarships and bursaries offered by UWL offer only a partial contribution to fees, students are advised to research a combination of funding sources for their studies. Each student will be granted a maximum of one scholarship or bursary from their applications, the highest value reduction will be applied.

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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