Taught course

International Business Law

De Montfort University · Leicester De Montfort Law School

Entry requirements

You should normally have a good honours degree in law or a business related subject, or an international equivalent or professional qualification. In exceptional cases, applicants without a related degree but with extensive legal or business experience will be considered. No work experience is required.

Months of entry


Course content

The course provides you with a thorough ground in all aspects of business law and is taught by staff with extensive expertise in many legal fields. The course is suitable for graduates in either business or law and for international, EU and UK students.

  • Specialise in business law
    Gain a competitive edge by increasing your knowledge of business law. You will have the opportunity to learn about the common law and civil law approaches to business law to prepare for international employment.
  • Design your own course
    The diverse range of specialist modules within the course will allow you to tailor your studies to meet your career aspirations.
  • Excellent student experience
    Enjoy a diverse learning experience with students from other legal systems.
  • Widen your career options
    This course will prepare you for employment in international fields such as management, exporting and consultancy or academia.
  • Academic expertise
    Learn from lecturers with extensive academic international experience from a wide variety of backgrounds. In addition to academic and research expertise, the teaching team also includes experienced legal practitioners. This gives the course a balance of practical and academic focus.

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.

Fees and funding

UK students
£10,250 (full-time)
International students
£13,600 (full-time)

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • LLM
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Leicester De Montfort Law School
+44 (0)116 250 6070