Taught course

Food Law (distance learning)

De Montfort University · Leicester De Montfort Law School

Entry requirements

You should have a good honours degree or overseas equivalent, or an appropriate professional qualification. Some background knowledge of law is useful, but a degree in law is not essential.

Months of entry


Course content

This unique programme in Food Law will enable you to:

  • Analyse, interpret and apply the laws regulating food
  • Gain a competitive advantage in difficult market conditions - increase your skills at this crucial time
  • Achieve a recognised UK university qualification while combining full-time employment with study
  • Learn from key industry practitioners and academics and benefit directly from their insight and invaluable commentary
  • Apply your learning and new skills to your work immediately and help further your career
  • Tailor the programme to your needs by studying your own unique combination of modules from this and other De Montfort LLM programmes.
  • Study at a faster pace – follow the ‘accelerated route’ and complete the LLM in 15 months

See the full course brochure.

Information for international students

If English is not your first language, an IELTS score of 6.5 (including a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or equivalent is normally required. English language tuition is available at DMU both before and during the course, if required.

Fees and funding

UK students
For further details please contact KNect365.
International students
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Qualification and course duration


distance learning
15/27 months

Course contact details

+44 (0)20 7017 4483