The University of Sussex in UK and the Rule of Law and Anti-Corruption Center (ROLACC) in Doha, Qatar has just announced that online applications for the LLM in Corruption, Law and Governance is now accepted. The LLM program is certified and taught by University of Sussex faculty, and has been running since 2016. Founded in 2013, ROLACC is a non-profit organization established by the Qatar Emir.
The LLM in Corruption, Law and Governance is a 2-year program (part-time) set to start September 2018. Application is on-going and will be accepted until 1 June 2018. Submissions made beyond this date will be considered on a space-availability basis. The entire LLM program will be taught in English in Qatar, at the ROLACC Center in Doha.
The LLM in Corruption, Law and Governance focuses on the challenges encountered by the Arabian Gulf region, particularly providing knowledge in corruption, its origins, and how to resolve it. It will provide courses on risk management, compliance, anti-corruption and anti-bribery. It will also provide contributions to the promotion of the Qatar National Vision 2030 and the UN Coalition Against Corruption (UNCAC) goals.
Applicants to the program need not have a legal background. Applications may be sent, along with the requirements, through http://www.sussex.ac.uk/study/masters/apply. This site will accept applications until the deadline in June. The tuition fee for entire two-year LLM degree starting Fall 2018 is £25,650. Those interested may apply for scholarship and financial aid. ROLACC is offering several scholarships to deserving students, which is worth 25% of the tuition fee.