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International Corporate Law

University of Leeds

12 months
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This International Corporate Law programme at University of Leeds will enable you to develop specialised and detailed knowledge and skills in relation to the legal rules regulating international corporate law and corporate governance issues in the UK, as well as at a global level.


In the International Corporate Law programme at University of Leeds, you’ll investigate and apply principles and rules found in various areas of corporate law to novel problems, and real-world and hypothetical scenarios. You’ll also critically evaluate the legal rules, regulations, theories and underlying policies relating to corporate law.

You’ll have the opportunity to:

  • Investigate the corporate mind

  • Study contemporary issues in relation to directors’ duties

  • Examine the role of corporate governance in the world economy

  • Look at issues of regulation in corporate governance, and explore the rights of shareholders in public companies.

Career opportunities

Our graduates pursue careers in business, legal practice, the public service, or any career where success is built upon the ability to understand, analyse and respond to developments in international corporate law.

Graduates have gone on to work as lawyers and compliance officers as well as working in the education sector. A number of our students also remain with us to pursue a further research career as PhD students.

Programme Structure

Modules are subject to change. Typical examples include:

  • Insolvency Law
  • Corporate Finance and Securities Law
  • International Corporate Governance
  • Postgraduate Legal Research Skills
  • Dissertation
  • Intercultural Business and Organisational Communication
  • Business Thinking and Commercial Awareness

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor degree with a 2:1 (hons) in law, finance, economics, business or a related area.

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Leeds

637 - 1103 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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