European Union Law

King's College London

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12 months
3330 GBP/year
3330 GBP/year
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The European Union Law from King's College London is a distance-learning programme covering a wide range of important EU Law topics, such as free movement of goods and people, social policy, external relations and judicial review.


The European Union Law course provides you with an in-depth and up-to-date knowledge of the most important theoretical and practical aspects of EU Law by focussing on the Treaties of the European Union. 

The European Union Law MA at King's College London is only open to students who have successfully completed the European Union Postgraduate Diploma at merit level. Students on the MA programme are required to write a dissertation under supervision.

Key benefits

  • Gives an in-depth insight into European Union Law principles and practice.
  • Course materials are written by leading academics at King's College London and by professional experts in the field.
  • Can be studied anywhere in the world.
  • Weekend seminars led by course directors.
  • Hard copy study material with online additional support, traditional one-year cohort.
  • Established programme with an enviable reputation in the sector and exceptional ratings by students.

Career prospects

This course is studied by a wide variety of international professionals, including private practice lawyers, in-house counsels and representatives from the European institutions. Students who graduate from this course will take a comprehensive and and up-to-date understanding of EU Law into their next career move.

Completing this rigorous programme will you give you a competitive edge in the job market. With its practical approach you can apply your expertise immediately to your work environment. You will also have opportunities to network with professionals in your area from all over the world. Programme graduates are mostly professionals who enjoy specialisation and promotion in their existing workplace or new employment destinations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Internal Market
  • Internal Market and Substantive Policies
  • Substantive Policies and Procedural Aspects
  • Introduction to Internal Market
  • Internal Market and Substantive Policies
  • Substantive Policies and Procedural Aspects

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines




120 alternative credits
  • PgDip: 120 credits
  • MSc: 180 credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 2:1 undergraduate degree in law or in a related discipline, or be a qualified barrister or solicitor.
  • Applications from candidates who have achieved a comparable academic level through past studies and where previous study, work or experience has made the applicant a suitable candidate for admission may also be considered.
  • A personal statement of up to 4,000 characters (maximum 2 pages) is required.
  • A copy (or copies) of your official academic transcript(s), showing the subjects studied and marks obtained. 
  • Two references are required with at least one academic. 
  • Applicants may wish to include a CV (Resume) or evidence of professional registration as part of their application.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3330 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3330 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    3330 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3330 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.


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.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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European Union Law
King's College London