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Law, LL.M.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
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If you’re looking to become a solicitor or barrister, you’ll need a recognised law qualification. The full-time LLM in Law at Bolton Business School is suitable for law graduates, non-law graduates, and practicing lawyers.

About

Our challenging but supportive environment gives you the chance to acquire postgraduate legal skills from a team of tutors with specialist knowledge and close links to the legal profession.You’ll have the opportunity to explore the law’s key themes and focus your studies on areas of personal and professional interest, ranging from corporate and finance law through to employment law, intellectual property law, European law, international law, and medical law.The programme is designed to provide intellectually-stimulated course content underpinned by internationally recognised research. By the end of the course, you will have had the opportunity to develop key transferable skills that are in demand in both legal and non-legal careers worldwide.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods
  • Corporate Governance
  • Trade Mark Law and Policy
  • Individual Employment Law
  • International Business Law

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    180 credits alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    7

    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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General Requirements

  • You should have at least a Lower Second Class Honours degree (2:2) in any subject (or a comparable qualification from a UK or overseas institution).
  • If you offer other qualifications or appropriate experience, we’ll be happy to consider your application, though we may ask you for further supporting information in addition to the completed application form.
  • You may be required to attend an interview and/or provide a portfolio of work.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12450 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12450 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5400 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Bolton

  • 660 - 1140 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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