Taught course

LLM (Islamic Finance and Business Law)

BPP University · BPP Law School

Entry requirements

To apply for the BPP University LLM (Islamic Finance and Business Law) you must meet the following minimum admissions requirements: You should hold an equivalent to: Minimum 2.2 law degree; OR Minimum 2.2 degree in law and another subject; OR Minimum 2.2 non-law degree and a pass in the GDL or CPE; OR Minimum 2.2 non-law degree and appropriate/relevant professional experience Non-graduates with appropriate professional experience will also be considered

Months of entry

January, September, May

Course content

Our LLM (Islamic Finance and Business Law) programme will help you gain the practice-orientated knowledge and skills you will need relating to Islamic law. It covers the establishment and operation of financial institutions and businesses that are Shari’ah compliant and the provision of both financial services and products.
No knowledge of Arabic is required or expected.
Is this programme right for me?
The BPP University LLM (Islamic Finance and Business Law) Masters degree is particularly suited for those intending to work within Islamic Finance and Business law, including:
  • Law graduates intending to work in Islamic Finance and Business law environment
  • Barristers or solicitors in private practice or in-house lawyers who wish to specialise in or increase their knowledge of Islamic Finance and Business law
  • Those already in an Islamic Finance and Business commercial practice who want a deeper understanding of this area of law

Information for international students

•If your first language is not English you should have a minimum of IELTS (min. 6.5) or equivalent For more information: Tel: +44 (0)207 430 7065 Email: internationaladmissions@bpp.com

Fees and funding

Your studies are a smart investment so we want to give you every opportunity to use your money wisely.
We offer flexible payment options so you can spread the cost of your studies. This allows you to concentrate on your education without worrying about paying for it all upfront.
You can find out more about this by visiting: bppuniversity.ac.uk/studentfinance
Other funding options
For those who need it, BPP University’s Student Services support team can also provide funding information and assistance. This includes information on other options open to you, such as bursaries and grants from professional bodies, charities, employers and other institutions that give financial support. For instance, funding may be available through scholarships or interest-free payment plans. If you do not qualify for one of these options you may still be able to apply for funding via Future Finance student loans.
Further details of eligibility requirements, interest rates and other key terms of the Future Finance loan are available by visiting the Future Finance website at: futurefinance.com/uk. BPP University Limited acts as a credit broker and is not a lender for this arrangement.
We have a wide range of scholarships available across our law programmes. To find out more about the available please visit:bppuniversity.ac.uk/scholarships

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations47
Dissertation33 (10000 words)
Memorandum of advice20

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