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International Human Rights

Birmingham City University

12 months
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13200 GBP/year
7700 GBP/year
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About

The LLM International Human Rights at Birmingham City University examines the impact of international human rights standards on national constitutions and laws, with particular focus given to the conflict between international standards and national provision. The International Human Rights - LLM is provided by Birmingham City University.

Overview

Why Choose Us?

    • You will earn from a dedicated and passionate teaching team, who have experience with the international human rights institutions
    • This course is a conversion LLM – you don’t need a degree in Law to be eligible to study it.
    • The course covers transnational jurisdictions, so it is international in scope.
    • The course has flexible delivery methods to suit your location and when you are able to study. You can enroll as either an on-campus student, flexible/blended learning student or as a distance learning student
    • Studying of the LLM International Human Rights will provide you with an opportunity to engage with the work of the Law School’s Centre for Human Right
    • You will have an opportunity to enhance your employability skills by completing an internship
    • Birmingham City University has just launched the UK's first Centre for Brexit Studies, researching all aspects of the UK's vote to leave the EU, including the impact it has on domestic law and legislation.
    • You will be able to benefit from the newly-introduced postgraduate loans. For more information, visit UCAS. 

    Employment Opportunities

    You will have the opportunity to undertake a placement or complete a project as an alternative to a dissertation.The International Human Rights - LLM is provided by Birmingham City University.

    In addition we have active, student-led Legal, Mooting and Debate Societies. Our Student Mooting Society is one of the most successful in England, with our students reaching five finals in the past six years, regularly beating teams from some of the country’s most prestigious universities.

    We also have a staff and student led Pro-Bono Unit that provides legal advice to the public.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Public International Law 
  • Women's and Children’s Rights 
  • Human Rights in International Law 
  • Advanced Research Methods 
  • Dissertation, Project or Placement

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications will be considered at any time up until the course start date.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum 2:2 on a UK degree in law (e.g. LLB)

  • Minimum 2:2 on a UK degree which includes law as a substantial component (e.g. BA Law and Management)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13200 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    7700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7700 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Birmingham

765 - 1134 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

You may be able to take advantage of the government’s plans to make loans of up to £10,000 available for postgraduate study.

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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