Taught course

European Legal Studies

Cardiff University · Cardiff Law School

Entry requirements

This course is suitable for graduates from any legal tradition or jurisdiction or with a legal practice qualification from any legal tradition or jurisdiction. Early application is strongly advised, normally well before the end of July. Please see our how to apply pages for more information. Applicants should have a good Honours degree in Law (2:2 or equivalent), although other appropriate qualifications will be considered.

Months of entry


Course content

Course Aims

To offer knowledge and expertise relating to the study of law in an international, European and/or comparative context.

Special Features

  • Students benefit from the multiple activities such as seminars, guest lectures and workshops organised by the Law School's Centre for European Law and Governance, directed by the holder of a Jean Monnet Chair awarded by the European Commission.
  • Close academic links with Cardiff School of European Studies.

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Information for international students

Students whose first language is not English must obtain a score of at least 6.5 in IELTS (with no less than 6.0 in any element) or 580 (paper-based), 237 (computer-based), 90 (internet-based) in TOEFL or equivalent.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Admissions Team LLM Governance & Devolution, Legal & political Aspects of International Affairs, European Legal Studies
+44 (0)2920 875406