LL.M. On Campus

Public International Law

The University of Manchester

12 months
23000 GBP/year
11000 GBP/year
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The LLM Public International Law course from The University of Manchester allows you to develop recognised expertise in the main areas of international law.


This course draws on Manchester's established reputation in international legal research to offer you a wide range of optional subjects, as well as the opportunity to customise your curriculum according to your career ambitions, needs and your areas of interest.


The LLM in Public International Law is designed for students who seek a recognised expertise in the main areas of international law and become generalist international lawyers.

Upon successful completion of the course, you will be all-rounders and have knowledge and understanding of the rules, systems, techniques, practices, dynamics and discourses by virtue of which international law is created, conceived and applied.

Career opportunities

This LLM  Public International Law course from The University of Manchester is a specialised master's offering you training for a range of legal careers. These include:

  • advocacy;
  • civil servant;
  • legal advisor;
  • academia and research;
  • official in an international organisation, applicable to international organisations; or
  • those with strong international links.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • International Obligations
  • International Institutional Law and the Use of Force
  • Academic Skills for Legal Studies
  • PG International Courts and Tribunals
  • International Commercial Arbitration and Mediation Law
  • Cyber-Security and International Law
  • International Criminal Law and Justice

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

Academic entry qualification overview

  • A minimum upper second class honours degree, or the equivalent, in law.
English language test validity
  • Some English Language test results are only valid for two years. Your English Language test report must be valid on the start date of the course.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    11000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11000 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Manchester

645 - 1197 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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