Maritime Law

London Metropolitan University

12 months
3975 GBP/year
3975 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Maritime Law of London Metropolitan University will help you develop an advanced understanding of your chosen specialist area in maritime law with our LLM degree.


Maritime Law of London Metropolitan University is focused on the shipping sector, this unique distance-learning programme will:

  • allow you to independently research and develop an expert understanding of an area of maritime law of your choice
  • improve both your research and independent study skills
  • enhance your ability to develop critical arguments

After the course

Your newly acquired knowledge and research skills will allow you to apply for legal practioner and other related roles in the maritime sector's legal sphere.

Because the course encourages focus on one special area of research, our graduates have also been able to move into highly specialised positions within international trade and the maritime industry.

Programme Structure

Module included:

  • LLM in Maritime Law Top-Up Dissertation

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

You are advised to apply as early as possible as applications will only be considered if there are places available on the course.




180 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

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.

English requirements

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

You will be required to have:

  • passed the Maritime Law Postgraduate Diploma at one of the following institutions: London Metropolitan University, Lloyd’s Maritime Academy or World Maritime University.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3975 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3975 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3975 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3975 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.


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