M.Sc. On Campus Online

Law, Economics and Governance

The Open University UK

24 months
4450 GBP/year
4450 GBP/year
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Law, Economics and Governance at The Open University UK is taught entirely in English, with the first year being delivered face-to-face at the University of Bologna in Italy and the second year by distance learning at The Open University.


Law, Economics and Governance at The Open University UK  will equip you with knowledge and skills in the interdisciplinary areas of finance and law required to work in legal, financial, banking, governmental or research institutions.

The scope of the knowledge, skills and practical tools covered aim to enable professional development and practice in a wide range of managerial and legal roles such as business economics, corporate finance, consultancy, investment and portfolio management, company law, market regulation and financial transaction law.


This postgraduate qualification allows you to develop your integration capabilities and address decisions from an interdisciplinary stance. You will be equipped with the knowledge and skills to address decision making at the higher levels of organisations.

The dissertation offers the chance to explore topics of interest in greater depth and enhance your career prospects in a career specialism.

Both early-career and experienced professionals aspiring to enter global consultancy or take on managerial roles and legal services positions will find our MSc in Law, Economics and Governance programme a professionally rewarding and intellectually challenging experience.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Law and practice ot financial transactions 
  • Regulation ot digital markets 
  • Law and markets 
  • European SME'S law 
  • Transport regulation law 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS

240 CATS (equal to 120 ECTS)


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

You must hold a bachelors degree awarded by a recognised UK or Italian university or equivalent. We recommend that your degree is in subjects such as business, economics, international relations, law, political sciences or statistics. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4450 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4450 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • National

    4450 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4450 GBP per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Milton Keynes

848 - 1345 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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