What Will You Study
International Law and International Relations degree offered at Lancaster University enables you to explore the theory and the practice of international relations and international law, and deepen your understanding of the ways that legal principles apply to inter-state relations.
Your core modules are International Law, Major Approaches to the Study of International Relations, and the LLM Dissertation.
You will study further elective modules from the Law School and/or PPR. We pride ourselves on the breadth of options available and you can focus on the issues that most interest you. Elective modules include (among many others): Theorising Security and War; Environmental Law; International Relations and Politics of the Middle East; Law and Global Health; Conflict Management and Contemporary Conflicts; and, the Rights of Peoples.
Research Methods in Law
Major Approaches to the Study of International Relations
Business and Human Rights
International Environmental Law
International Criminal Law
International Commercial Litigation
International Business Law and Institutions
Independent Research Module
Globalisation: Its Meanings, Causes and Consequences
European and International Competition Law
Contemporary Copyright and Cultural Heritage Law
Current Issues in European Union Law
Conflict Management and Contemporary Conflicts
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
Most courses do not have a deadline for application, we recommend that you apply as early as possible as some courses do fill up and close applications early.
DisciplinesInternational Relations International Law Criminal Law View 518 other Masters in International Relations in United Kingdom
- 2:1 Hons degree (UK or equivalent) in any discipline.
- We may ask you to provide a recognised English language qualification, dependent upon your nationality and where you have studied previously.
International19940 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 19940 GBP per year during 12 months.
National9440 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9440 GBP per year during 12 months.
Part Time (per year)
- UK: £4,720
- Overseas: £9,970
Living costs for Lancaster
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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