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Business and Financial Law

University of East London

12 months
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14340 GBP/year
11100 GBP/year
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About

A master's degree in law is a fantastic way for law graduates to develop a specialisation, or for non-lawyers working in related fields to gain a deeper understanding of legal issues.This LLM pathway focuses your study on Business and Financial Law at University of East London, introducing you to the contemporary legal and regulatory issues that govern international business and finance. 

Overview

You'll study core modules that cover critical issues in the field, with the chance to choose from an extensive list of additional optional modules that address themes like the World Trade Organisation, Corporate Social Responsibility and Banking Law.

Alongside the optional modules, you may choose to either write a 15,000 word dissertation or conduct a work-based project that will give you valuable experience of dealing with a specific legal issue in detail.

The Business and Financial Law course at University of East London is perfect for lawyers and law graduates looking for career development, although all of our LLM courses can be studied by students without a background in law, since you will be trained in the necessary analytical and legal skills.

The programme also offers an optional placement year, following your first year. Placements will be provided and supported either by us or a partner organisation where you'll gain worthwhile and practical real-world experience in handling issues relating to aspects of social welfare law. This is a unique and exceptional opportunity for you to work in law. International students wanting to do the Placement year must indicate so upon application. 

As such, the programme will also provide ideal training for paralegals, journalists, NGO and charity workers, policy advisors, consultants, lawyers, those working in business and finance or anyone who will benefit from a legal education in their career.

Your future career

This pathway gives you the necessary legal, financial and business training to develop highly sought-after specialist knowledge, as well as fantastic networking opportunities and the chance to work on real problems in the field.

The course allows you to undertake a work-based project so you can gain practical experience and build professional links, while our renowned Legal Advice Centre enables you to work on real legal cases with local people to enhance your clinical skills.

Professionals in banking, finance, corporate governance and trade will benefit greatly from the specialist training offered in this programme, and it's also an ideal course for law and business graduates who wish to work in the field of financial and business law.

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • International Law: Problems and Process (Mental Wealth)
  • Regulation of Financial Markets
  • International Law and Business
  • Law of International Finance
  • The Law of the World Trade Organisation and Globalisation
  • Oil and Gas Law and Policy (Mental Wealth)

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum 2:2 Honours degree in any subject.
  • We would normally expect you to have Grade C in GCSE English and Maths. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14340 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14340 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    11100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11100 GBP per year during 12 months.

Year 2 Industrial Placement Fee - £2,000

UK: Part time: £1,850 Per 30 credit module

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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