Taught course

Economics for Competition Law

Institution
King's College London · Dickson Poon School of Law
Qualifications
PGDip

Entry requirements

Applicants should hold a degree in law of a good 2nd class standard (2.1) or the equivalent, or a degree in a related discipline or be qualified as a barrister or a solicitor.

Applications may also be accepted from a candidate who has achieved a comparative academic level through his or her studies and where previous study, work or experience has made the applicant a suitable candidate.

It is not possible to study this programme whilst you are registered for a different programme at any other institution.

Months of entry

October

Course content

Over the last three years this Diploma/MA received an overall satisfaction rate of 93% (compared to a Russell Group average of 80%) from the students in the PTES, Postgraduate Taught Experience Survey.

The Dickson Poon School of Law, King’s College London provides world-class teaching and cutting-edge research and was rated number 1 in the UK in the ‘power’ ranking which takes into account both the quality and quantity of research activity in the 2014 official Research Excellence Framework (takes place every 7 years).

King’s College London also rated 7th for quality according to Times Higher Education rankings.

Overall, King’s College is one of the top 10 UK universities in the world (QS World University Rankings, 2018/19). It has a distinguished reputation in Law, ranking 9th in the UK (The Complete University Guide 2019).

This programme is aimed at competition lawyers, both in-house and in private practice, and economists who may be new to competition law. Completing this rigorous programme will give you an edge in a competitive job market.

The programme aims to provide you with an understanding of the increasingly important role that economics plays in competition law and an understanding of when economic analysis is relevant to a particular competition law case.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGDip
    part time
    8 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    flexible
    8 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
KNect365
Email
kings@knect365.com
Phone
+44 (0)20 7017 4483