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Economics for Competition Law

King's College London

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12 months
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6600 GBP/year
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About

The Economics for Competition Law programme at King's College London is suitable for practising lawyers, regulators, academics and those with a specific need for knowledge of Economics for Competition Law. 

Overview

On completion of the course, you will have a firm understanding of the increasingly important role that economics plays in competition law and an understanding of when economic analysis is needed for a particular competition law case. The Economics for Competition Law programme at King's College London has been specifically designed for economists and lawyers in private practice, in-house legal advisers and representatives from the national competition authorities.

Key benefits

  • Gives an in-depth insight into the application of Economics to Competition Law.
  • Course materials are written by experts in the field.
  • Weekend seminars led by programme directors.
  • Can be studied anywhere in the world.
  • Hard copy study material with online additional support, traditional one year cohort
  • Established programme with an enviable reputation in the sector and exceptional ratings by students.

Career prospects

This programme attracts a far reaching international cohort of economic and legal professionals.  With its specific focus this programme gives the student the in-depth knowledge to progress in the field of competition law. 

Completing this rigorous programme will you give you a competitive edge in the job market. With its practical approach you can apply your expertise immediately to your work environment. You will also have opportunities to network with professionals in your area from all over the world. Programme graduates are mostly professionals who enjoy specialisation and promotion in their existing workplace or new employment destinations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Foundations of the Economics of Competition Law
  • Economics of Articles 101 and 102
  • Merger Analysis, state aid and empirical analysis

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

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.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
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).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must normally hold a 2:1 undergraduate degree in law/economics/related discipline, or be a qualified barrister or solicitor.
  • Applications from candidates who have achieved a comparable academic level through past studies and where previous study, work or experience has made the applicant a suitable candidate for admission may also be considered.
  • A personal statement of up to 4,000 characters (maximum 2 pages) is required.
  • A copy (or copies) of your official academic transcript(s), showing the subjects studied and marks obtained. 
  • Two references are required with at least one academic. 
  • Applicants may wish to include a CV (Resume) or evidence of professional registration as part of their application.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6600 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6600 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

PG Dip

  • Home/EU fees: £3,330 per year  
  • Overseas fees: £3,330 per year 

Funding

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Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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Economics for Competition Law
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King's College London

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