Master of Laws, LL.M. | Liverpool John Moores University | Liverpool, United Kingdom
12 months
16900 GBP/year
8350 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Master of Laws LLM at Liverpool John Moores University   provides a broad liberal arts education in the law for students wishing to undertake a wide range of legal study options.


Master of Laws LLM atLiverpool John Moores University   programme is to create a positive learning environment for students in which to practice advanced scholarship and research and gain academic and intellectual progression, together with the acquisition of specific knowledge and skills.

The programme will give you the opportunity to critically analyse key themes in law and criminal justice and global crime and will challenge your thinking and stimulate your academic aspirations in these fields.


Our applied learning techniques and strong industry connections ensure our students are fully prepared for the workplace on graduation and understand how to apply their knowledge in a real world context.

The LLM is designed for people with a more general interest in law and criminal justice who wish to develop their careers outside of the traditional boundaries of specialist law.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Legal Research Methods 
  • Dissertation 
  • Drugs, Alcohol and Criminal Justice 
  • Crime, Power and Victimisation 
  • Delivering Rehabilitation 
  • Youth Justice 
  • The Police, Policing and The Governance Of Security 
  • International Criminal Law 
  • Conflict and Warfare in International Law 
  • Statehood, People and Statelessness 
  • Democracy, Rule of Law and Human Rights 
  • The United Nations, International Security and Global Justice

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • an equivalent professional qualification
  • Pearson 50-57
  • RPL is accepted on this programme
  • International students applying to study a full-time taught Masters, MRes, MPhil or PhD at LJMU should check if they require an Academic Technology Approval Scheme or ATAS certificate. Contact International Admissions Team for more details
  • International students entering on a Student visa cannot study part-time
  • Although most applicants will not be interviewed, we reserve the right to interview an applicant in exceptional circumstances where necessary to obtain further information to evaluate an application

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16900 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8350 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8350 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Liverpool

556 - 1035 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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