Taught course

Legal and Political Aspects of International Affairs

Cardiff University · Cardiff Law School

Entry requirements

Usually equivalent to a second class degree in law. In addition, applicants whose first language is not English must obtain an overall IELTS score of 6.5 with 6.5 in writing and 6.0 in all other components, or an equivalent English language qualification. Early application is strongly advised, normally well before the end of July. Please see our how to apply pages.

Months of entry


Course content

In recent years, key global issues have raised the profile of international affairs substantially. Lawyers are increasingly required to understand both the law and political issues which influence how States and other international actors behave. Our LLM Legal and Political Aspects of International Affairs will help you build the necessary level of expertise to succeed in the fast-growing world of international affairs, in a stimulating and challenging environment.

Full details of this programme can be found here: http://courses.cardiff.ac.uk/Postgraduate/course/detail/p179.html

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