This Law LLM will set you on track for a successful career in law and help you develop valuable skills employers look for, including ‘Advanced Legal Skills’ and ‘International Perspectives in Law’.
The International Human Rights programme offered at the University of Sunderland mixes taught elements with independent research, and you can negotiate the topic of your dissertation project to fit both your personal interests and the supervisory expertise of Sunderland's tutors.
Research in Law at Sunderland has been described as ‘internationally excellent’ by the latest Research Excellence Framework (REF)
This LLM course equips you with advanced skills and knowledge in a specialised area of law. As a result, you will have an important edge when applying for roles in the Crown Prosecution Service, human rights organisations, international campaigning groups and other areas related to the legal profession.
Salaries of law graduates are among the highest of all graduates.
You’ll also be better equipped for applying for training contracts or pupillages if this is appropriate to your career stage.
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- Advanced Legal Skills
- International Perspectives in Law
- International Human Rights Law
- Legal Research Project
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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Apply at least 6 months in advance .
DisciplinesInternational Law Public Law Master of Laws (LLM) View 347 other Masters in Master of Laws (LLM) in United Kingdom
- We usually require applicants to hold at least a 2:2 degree in law or a related discipline.
- We also welcome applications from those with an appropriate level of relevant professional experience.
International13000 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 13000 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA6250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 6250 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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