International Corporate Governance, Financial Regulation and Economic Law

School of Advanced Study, University of London

12 months
13930 GBP/year
8740 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This innovative programme builds on the Institute's research expertise in the area of company law, corporate governance, international economic law, financial regulation, and financial law. 


It has been designed to appeal to law graduates as well as those who come from other disciplines such as business studies, international relations, finance and economics, and would like to learn more about the legal side of international economic relations particularly international financial markets and services and develop a specialised understanding of corporate governance concepts and the role of financial regulation in today's globalised financial markets.  The Institute is uniquely qualified and situated to offer this academic law degree programme in London - the world's leading international financial centre.

The ever-changing nature of international financial markets and new challenges Picture of students at library computersand crises associated with this dynamic sector of the global economy require an interdisciplinary and international approach. For this reason, we offer this LLM which combines law and economics of financial markets and services and should meet the needs of law and business graduates who wish to pursue a career in financial services and develop their knowledge and skills in this important, complex and overgrowing field.

Programme Structure

Modules Include: 

  • International Corporate Governance and Transnational Corporations
  • International Capital Market Law and Securities Regulation
  • International Commercial Arbitration and Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • International Economic Law and Organisations

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines




180 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

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).

Other requirements

General requirements

The normal minimum entrance requirement is a First or Upper Second Class Honours degree from a university in the UK, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard (for example a grade-point-average of 3.0 or higher).

We will consider applications from candidates who do not meet the formal academic requirements but who offer alternative qualifications and/or relevant experience. Applicants are not required to have a law degree nor a professional qualification in law. English is the language of instruction and applicants are required to demonstrate an appropriate level of proficiency.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13930 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13930 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8740 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8740 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Fees listed are for 2019-20 entry and are subject to annual increase.

Part-time Home and EU students: £5,240


The School of Advanced Study has a range of funding opportunities for home, EU and international applicants. Find out more about funding opportunities on our website. If you're applying for funding, you may be subject to an application deadline.

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