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International Commercial Law

12 months
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21240 GBP/year
9810 GBP/year
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About

This International Commercial Law programme from University of Birmingham will present you with the opportunity to understand how businesses operate globally and how states and the international system regulate the flow of trade and finance. 

Overview

The increasing relevance of this International Commercial Law programme from University of Birmingham makes it an excellent choice for those seeking opportunities in the commercial world and understanding of the global challenges it faces.

Why study this course?

  • Study at a top global law school - the University of Birmingham is in the top 15 in the UK for Law (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2021), reflecting the high quality of our teaching and our world-leading research. The LLM International Commercial Law pathway has been developed by expert academics including Dr Andreas Kokkinis.
  • Research-led teaching - our academics conduct cutting-edge research which informs law reform. The latest Research Excellence Framework confirmed that 96% of our research is judged to be internationally recognised.
  • Professional links - our Centre for Professional Legal Education and Research provides professional opportunities to network with top firms, engage with leading global experts and plan for your future career aspirations.
  • Optional modules - you will choose your options from one the widest ranges of modules on any LLM programme in the UK with up to 30 modules available, enabling you to create a unique degree tailored to your interests and preferred specialism.
  • Opportunity to specialise - develop your specialism in the complex world of global commerce, and the increasingly prominent fields of international commercial, competition and trade law.
  • Global community - join a community represented by students and academics from across the globe, sharing their own unique academic and professional experiences from different jurisdictions.

Links to the Legal Profession

The Law School maintains strong links with the professional world, through our network of alumni and contacts in the barristers’ and solicitors’ professions. These links allow us to put on a series of law careers events throughout the academic year.

Each autumn, the University hosts the Law Fair, in which we welcome over 50 law firms, including some of the largest law firms in the world, to the University's Great Hall. The attendees represent law firms of all sizes and most areas of practice.

Each year, the Law School hosts an “Employability Fortnight”. The events which run in this fortnight have included an Applications Process Panel Session, a Midlands Circuit Court Visit followed by an Inner Temple Drinks Reception in the evening, an Alternative Dispute Resolution Workshop by Herbert Smith, and dedicated Careers Advice Drop-in Sessions.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Banking Law
  • Commercial Conflict of Laws
  • Elements of Cyberlaw
  • Financing of International Trade
  • Global Competition Law
  • International Corporate Governance

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
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Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants should have a good Honours degree in law, or a degree in another discipline augmented with a pass in the Common Professional Examination.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21240 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21240 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    9810 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9810 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • UK: £4,905 part-time

  • INT: £10,620 part time

Living costs for Birmingham

765 - 1134 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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