Law, LL.M. | University of Glasgow | Glasgow, United Kingdom
12 months
24960 GBP/year
10560 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The Law programme of the University of Glasgow provides a challenging general legal education at graduate level.


Why this programme

  • If you are interested in law generally but have not identified a particular area of speciality, the Law programme of the University of Glasgow gives you some flexibility and choice. You can construct your own programme of law studies drawn from the full range of courses on offer.
  • You will benefit from our excellent facilities including the dedicated School of Law library; our main University library also contains our extensive collection of legal materials and official publications and is a European Documentation Centre.
  • We have a very vibrant mooting programme and a dedicated Moot Courtroom. We have an outstanding record of success and you can participate in internal, national and international mooting competitions. 
  • We organise a series of lectures featuring talks from highly successful judges and lawyers.

Career prospects

You will be well placed for roles in the legal profession as a lawyer, solicitor or advocate in law firms, government agencies or other organisations.

Programme Structure

  • The General LLM allows students to choose from the full range of Masters programmes available at the School of Law. Students have the opportunity to select a programme of study that suits their own academic needs and which they may use to build on for future employment or academic specialisation.
  • You will take six courses as well as submit a dissertation.

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 2.1 Honours degree or non-UK equivalent in law or other subject with at least 50% of the credits in law
  • A copy (or copies) of your official degree certificate(s) (if you have already completed your degree)
  • A copy (or copies) of your official academic transcript(s), showing full details of subjects studied and grades/marks obtained
  • Official English translations of the certificate(s) and transcript(s)
  • One reference letter on headed paper
  • Evidence of your English language ability (if your first language is not English)
  • A copy of the photo page of your passport (Non-EU students only)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24960 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24960 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    10560 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10560 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • UK Part-time fee: £1174 per 20 credits

Living costs for Glasgow

620 - 1012 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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