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Public International Law

University of Leicester

LL.M. On Campus
12 months
Duration
16825 GBP/year
8190 GBP/year
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About

This Public International Law programme offered at the University of Leicester is for you if... you want a globally recognised qualification in your chosen field while having the freedom and flexibility to explore other areas of law.

Overview

This stream of the LLM in Law is the ideal grounding if you wish to work in organisations related to this field. With our innovative course design, this course would suit students without a law background and provide you with an in-depth and critical understanding of public international law. You will be able to tailor the course to suit your needs by choosing from a broad range of subjects including law of armed conflict, law of United Nations, international environmental law, international migration law, international criminal law, human rights and international finance law.

During the Public International Law programme offered at the University of Leicester, you will develop your ability to think both analytically and critically through our strong emphasis on independent study research. Our seminar-based teaching will focus on discussion and debate and will ensure you have the opportunity to develop your oral presentation skills. You will be assessed primarily through coursework and a final dissertation which will equip you with advanced skills in time management, written communication, planning and self-directed study.

Careers and employability

Our Law Fair is held annually and attracts over 40 law firms and other graduate employers.

Two dedicated law careers tutors are on hand to discuss career options, upcoming opportunities and give advice about different firms.

We host a wide range of external speakers every year, representing the whole legal profession.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Foundations of International Commercial Law
  • Private International Law: Jurisdiction Rules for Civil and Commercial Jurisdiction
  • Private International Law: Choice of Law Rules for Civil and Commercial Matters
  • Civil Dispute Resolution Methods
  • Capital Markets
  • Contemporary Legal Problems of World Trade
  • Contracts for Carriage of Goods by Sea
  • Current Issues of Law in International Business

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A good second class degree or an equivalent degree in an appropriate discipline.
  • Relevant professional experience post-graduation is given due credit in considering entry requirements.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16825 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16825 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8190 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8190 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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