LL.M. On Campus Online

Law and Energy Law

Robert Gordon University

12 months
13720 GBP/year
6000 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The LLM Law and Energy Law offered at the Robert Gordon University explores key global issues around energy, the environment, sustainable development and climate change law and policy.


At the Robert Gordon University studying the LLM Law and Energy Law 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.

With the dialogue about alternative methods of energy becoming more and more relevant, the Energy Law pathway of the LLM Law Programme explores key issues around energy, the environment, sustainable development, and climate change law and policy in the UK, EU and international regions.

Job Prospects

This course will assist you in securing your first role within a law, energy and business environment, or prepare you for further academic study. It is suitable if you want to diversify from the standard Oil and Gas Law approach in the ever changing world. It will prepare you for a role as a practitioner in a law firm or in-house counsel, within government and intergovernmental agencies as an adviser working on polices that address issues of energy and environment.

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
  • Maritime Law
  • International Commercial Arbitration Moot

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  a 2:2 undergraduate honours degree or its equivalent in any subject discipline.
  • Applicants with relevant work experience will be considered on a case by case basis.
  • International students who do not meet our direct entry requirements for this course can gain additional entry points through our International College at Robert Gordon University.
  • The International College at Robert Gordon University offers a 10-week Pre-Masters to students who may not meet the entry requirements into any of the LLM pathways.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

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

    6000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6000 GBP per year 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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