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International Natural Resources Law and Policy (distance learning)

University of Dundee

60 months
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10500 GBP/year
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About

Learn about the rules and regulations surrounding energy and natural resources from production to consumption in this LLM International Natural Resources Law and Policy (distance learning) from University of Dundee.

Overview

This LLM International Natural Resources Law and Policy (distance learning) from University of Dundee is a broad-based course, concerned with the fundamentals of all natural resources and energy. Governments are constantly making decisions about the interaction of resources and energy, such as how much oil, coal, or gas to use. You will study the individual sectors and examine the options that governments face.

You will also study:

  • the nature of petroleum and mining rights
  • regulatory and contractual structures surrounding projects
  • how governments gain revenue from resources through taxation and ownership
  • environmental and sustainability issues in natural resources
  • dispute avoidance and resolution

You will have the option to study energy and resource economics, energy financing, or dispute settlement modules, depending on your own interests.

You do not need to be a lawyer to take this course.

CEPMLP has been a global voice of energy law and policy since 1977. We are now working towards the transition to low-carbon economies worldwide. With over 6,000 postgraduate alumni from more than 50 countries, we prepare our graduates for high–profile careers in the public and private sectors.

Careers

You could go on to work in:

  • government
  • policy development
  • international and national oil, mining, or energy companies
  • state resource and energy companies
  • energy trading companies
  • international organisations and non-governmental organisations

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • International Petroleum Law and Policy by distance learning
  • Environmental Law and Policy for Natural Resources and Energy by distance learning
  • International and Comparative Mineral Law by distance learning
  • International Law of Natural Resources and Energy by distance learning
  • National and Comparative Oil and Gas Law by distance learning
  • International Law of Water Resources

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An honours degree in Law, Economics, Finance, Geology, Petroleum, or Mining Engineering at lower second class or above
  • Consideration will also be given to applicants with other academic backgrounds who explain clearly their motivation for undertaking the relevant LLM, outlining any relevant legal work experience

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5250 GBP per semester during 60 months.
  • National

    10500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5250 GBP per semester during 60 months.
  • Fees per 60 credits

Funding

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