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Energy Law and Policy, LL.M.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #201 (WUR) ,
For lawyers and non-lawyers: gain an understanding of the legal and regulatory environment and processes in the international energy and resources industries.The Energy Law and Policy is offered by the University of Dundee.  

About

The Energy Law and Policy is offered by the University of Dundee.

The world's long-term economic development depends on the existence of efficient, innovative and creative energy and resources industries. These in turn rely on individuals who possess a sound grasp of their legal, economic, technical and policy backgrounds.

The Centre for Energy, Petroleum and Mineral Law and Policy at the University of Dundee is at the heart of these issues and provides the best in advanced education in its field, preparing its graduates to meet the challenges posed by the evolving global economy. Throughout its history, the centre has achieved continuous growth and has established international pre-eminence in its core activities: scholarly performance, high level academic research, strategic consultancy and top-quality executive education. Currently, we have over 500 registered postgraduate students from more than 50 countries world-wide.

This provides a rigorous training for graduate students and working professionals. Full-time and distance-learning degrees, intensive training programmes tailor-made for individuals or companies and short-term professional seminars are all on offer.

We will teach you the practical and professional skills you need to mastermind complex commercial and financial transactions in the international workplace, and we will expose you to many varied and exciting opportunities.

Careers

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Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • International Law of Natural Resources and Energy
  • Renewable Energy: Technology, Economics and Policy
  • Transatlantic Negotiation Simulation Exercise
  • International Law: Transnational Legal Problems Facing Extractive Industries
  • Corporate Governance
  • Competition Law

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • For most courses, there is no formal closing date for UK/EU students.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

  • You should have the equivalent to a UK Honours degree, preferably at 2:1 level or above. Candidates with a 2:2 degree may also apply. Preferred degree disciplines are Law, Economics, Geology, Petroleum or Mining Engineering, Finance.
  • Work experience in the energy/natural resources industry is an advantage, though it is not a strict requirement for admission to the MSc.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    17950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17950 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    10950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10950 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Dundee

  • 787 - 1500 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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