Entry requirements

Applicants should normally hold a good first degree in law or an equivalent qualification (for some courses an appropriate professional qualification and relevant experience will also be acceptable). We will consider applications from students who have significant experience of work in the shipping professions such as ship's officers, ship brokers, and claims handlers.

Months of entry


Course content

Our LLM in Maritime Law is an academically demanding and extremely satisfying course for anyone working in shipping law.
The course gives you a detailed understanding of maritime law allowing you to build on your existing knowledge and enhance your career prospects. Delivered in the exceptional Laskaridou Library of Piraeus, Athens, Greece the course is taught in English in weekend blocks by British academics, legal practitioners and specialist lecturers from around the world.
This course gives you the unique opportunity to study in Greece the same maritime modules as students studying the course in London.
Students of the LLM in Maritime Law (Greece) attend classes in Piraeus, but are also invited to attend London classes, access The City Law School's facilities and take part in UK-based activities. Students will graduate alongside UK-based LLM students.
Why the City LLM?
Further your understanding of maritime law by studying modules from the respected UK course
Experience studying at the prestigious Laskaridou Library of Piraeus, Athens
Shape your study around your personal and work commitments
Enhance your CV by taking advantage of our dedicated team of UK academics & professionals
Benefit from the support of a full-time admissions service based in Greece

Fees and funding

Full-time EU: £10,000, Full-time Non EU: £15,000
Future Finance offers students loans of between £2,500 and £40,000 to help cover tuition fees and living expenses. All students and courses are considered.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Northampton Square Campus
+44 (0)20 7040 3309