Climate Change and Energy Law, LL.M. | University of Huddersfield | Huddersfield, United Kingdom
12 months
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16000 GBP/year
8900 GBP/year
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About

The LLM in Climate Change and Energy Law at University of Huddersfield will study key legal issues underpinning the global response to the climate change problem and the intersection between energy exploitation, sustainable development and climate change mitigation.

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Overview

Key Facts about the Climate Change and Energy Law at University of Huddersfield

The LLM in Climate Change and Energy Law offers you the opportunity to gain specialist knowledge in the field of energy and climate change issues at the domestic and international levels. 

As the world’s energy demand and consumption continue to outpace supply, there are growing concerns about the impact of energy exploitation on the climate and the focus is shifting towards sustainable energy resources that will satisfy the growing energy demand while maintaining a clean environment and having minimal impact on the climate. This LLM will equip you with the tools relevant for a successful career in climate change mitigation, climate financing, energy justice, sustainable energy, human rights and green capitalism.

Careers

The LLM Climate Change and Energy Law aims to develop in graduates the analytical, strategic thinking, decision-making and problem-solving skills required for employment in the 21st century. On completion of the course there will be a range of career opportunities open to you, from legal practice in a UK or international law firm to employment in the petroleum industry, international governmental organisations, non-governmental organisations, academia, or multinational corporations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Legal and Academic Skills
  •  Climate Change Law
  •  LLM Dissertation Climate Change and Energy Law
  •  International Human Rights Law
  •  International Law

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An Honours degree (2:2 or above) in any subject.
  • Other experience or qualifications that demonstrate appropriate knowledge and skills at graduate level may be acceptable. Suitability for acceptance onto the course will be assessed through interview.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8900 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part-time National: Band 3 - £740 per 15 credit module

Living costs for Huddersfield

600 - 1000 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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