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International Financial Law

12 months
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30150 GBP/year
19050 GBP/year
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About

The pathway in International Financial Law at King's College London is a widely respected specialist LLM with an international reputation. It focuses on the law, documentation and legal issues affecting major transactions in global financial markets and their regulation. 

Overview

The International Financial Law LLM at King's College London focuses on the law, documentation and legal issues affecting major transactions in global financial markets (International loans and Bonds, International Project Finance, Derivatives and Securitisations), corporate mergers and acquisitions and their regulations under key legal regimes (EU, US and the UK), as well as international investment.

Key benefits

  • Reputed teaching team made up of senior academics with a strong practitioner background, giving the specialist LLM its strength and credibility.
  • Wide-ranging selection of modules, many unique in this area, covering fields which are major practice areas in global and regional law firms in major financial centres and with investment banks.
  • Opportunities to listen to and meet with a range of guest speakers, including partners from global law firms.

Career prospects

In a competitive world we can give you the competitive edge to take your career to the next level. That's why you'll find our LLM course is supplemented by opportunities to develop your skills and professional networks. 

The result is that students are presented with a wide range of employment destinations when they leave; from positions with global law firms located in London and other major financial centres and positions as in-house legal counsel with investment banks as well as positions at the European Central Bank, European Commission and UN. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Law of International Finance 
  • EU Financial Regulation 
  • Transnational and Comparative Corporate Law and Corporate Governance
  • International Private Equity Finance
  • Legal Issues in Corporate Finance

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
    • Students currently residing in mainland China: January 7 

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Undergraduate degree with high 2:1 honours (assessed as an overall average of at least 65% across all years of study) in Law or a degree with at least 70% law content, or an equivalent international qualification and grading.
  • 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. 
  • Applicants may wish to include a CV (Resume) or evidence of professional registration as part of their application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    30150 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30150 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    19050 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19050 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part-time:

  • Home/UK fees: £9,450 per year  
  • Overseas fees: £14,730 per year 

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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