For law graduates and legal professionals looking to enhance their knowledge of the law and acquire it from a prestigious law school, the University College London (UCL) is the wise choice. It was recently ranked 7th best university in the world for 2018 and constantly ranked within the top 5 of the best universities in UK. It has also been ranked first in the research category by different reputable ranking organizations. Taking an LLM at UCL will encourage your development as an intellectually dynamic scholar. Following graduation you will ready to take on today's global challenges.
Established almost two centuries ago, UCL Law has become a leading global center for legal education. It is reputed to offer students with outstanding educational experience, combining both a practical and theoretical approach to teaching. Its staff comprises world leading legal practitioners and academics.
Currently, UCL offers the following LLM programs which start every September:
- Master of Laws (LLM)
- LLM in Comparative Law
- LLM in Corporate Law
- LLM in Competition Law
- LLM in Criminal Justice, Family & Social Welfare
Each of these may be taken full time for 12 months or part time for 24 months. While classes for the September 2017 classes have started and applications are closed, potential students may apply for the September 2018 program starting October 3, 2017. As the UCL is strict with its deadlines, it is wise to submit all requirements early. The application deadline for the 2018 LLM program is June 1, 2018.
Applications for the Master of Laws programs should go through the UCL's online application process. Those who intend to apply for scholarships or funding, especially international students, must adhere carefully to deadlines. Applications submitted after deadline will only be considered if slots are still available.