LL.M. International Business Law

Admission

Entry Requirements:

  • Law degree (minimum lower second class honours) or;
  • Degree in law and another subject (minimum lower second class honours) or;
  • Non-law degree (minimum lower second class honours) and a pass in the GDL or CPE or;
  • Non-law degree (minimum lower second class honours) and appropriate/relevant professional experience
  • Non-graduates with appropriate professional experience will also be considered.


International Students:

  • Law degree (minimum lower second class honours) or;
  • Degree in law and another subject (minimum lower second class honours) or;
  • Non-law degree (minimum lower second class honours) and a pass in the GDL or CPE or;
  • Non-law degree (minimum lower second class honours) and appropriate/relevant professional experience
  • Non-graduates with appropriate professional experience will also be considered
  • If your first language is not English you should have a minimum of IELTS (min. 6.5) or equivalent

Programme

The method of assessment for each module is made through a combination of:

  • Memorandum of advice on a practical legal issue (30%)
  • Written examination (70%)

Compulsory Modules: 

  • Transnational Criminal Justice Law
  • International Business Law
  • 10,000 word dissertation

Optional Modules: 

  • Business Tax Law
  • International and Comparative Tax Law
  • Commercial Law
  • UK and International Banking Law
  • Islamic Finance Law
  • Islamic Business Law
  • UK Corporate Securities Regulation
  • Advanced Corporate Law
  • Fraud and Financial Crime
  • Investigation Law and Practice
  • The Law relating to Financial Transactions
  • Corporate Finance Law
  • Chinese Business Law
  • Chinese Finance and Investment Law
  • Chinese Public Law and Human Rights
  • Financial Regulation and Compliance
  • Comparative Commercial Law
  • Business Organisations Law