LL.M. On Campus Online

Law and Dispute Resolution

12 months
13720 GBP/year
6000 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The LLM Law and Dispute Resolution offered at the Robert Gordon University will provide you with an in-depth understanding of the various methods and concepts relevant to dispute resolution. It is designed to cater for the interest of those with and without legal background to be able to have an excellent grasp of relevant issues that may arise in dispute resolution process.


At the Robert Gordon University studying the LLM Law and Dispute Resolution pathway has been designed to incorporate maximum flexibility both in the topics you cover and the way that you learn, whether on campus or through blended learning.

You will study major dispute resolution mechanisms such as arbitration, mediation and construction adjudication.

Job Prospects

On completion of the LLM Law and Dispute Resolution course you will be able to progress into a variety of different careers. This could include a Solicitor or Advocate in a law firm with domestic and international clientele, or as an in-house Counsel providing advice on resolution of dispute on private and public matters.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Oil and Gas Law
  • Legal Aspects Of Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Comparative Company Law
  • Environmental Aspects Of Oil And Gas Law
  • Employment Contracts and Rights
  • Theory And Principles Of Conflict Resolution
  • Mediation In Practice
  • Energy Law And Policy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Deadlines are agreed for individual courses. Make sure you apply in time to be sure of your chance of a place.


180 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants will normally hold a 2:2 undergraduate honours degree or it's equivalent in any subject discipline.
  • Applicants with relevant work experience will be considered on a case by case basis.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13720 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13720 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    6000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6000 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.


  • PT £3,000

PT Online 

  • £3,520 
  • £2,350 LLM; MSc Dissertation 

FT Online 

  •  £9,390 Full


  • FT Online £10,330 Full

PT Online 

  • £3,870
  • £2,590 LLM; MSc 

Living costs for Aberdeen

729 - 1069 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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