Taught course

LLM Master of Laws

Institution
Liverpool John Moores University · Faculty of Arts, Professional and Social Studies
Qualifications
LLM

Entry requirements

You will need:
  • ​a minimum 2:2 in a subject such as Law, Criminal Justice, Politics, Finance, Banking or Accounting
or
  • an equivalent professional qualification
Additional information
  • IELTS 6.0 (minimum 5.5 in each component)
  • Pearson PTE Academic 64 (minimum 59 in each component for UKVI purposes)
  • RPL is accepted on this programme
  • International students applying to study a full-time taught Masters, MRes, MPhil or PhD at LJMU should check if they require an Academic Technology Approval Scheme or ATAS certificate. Contact International Admissions Team for more details
  • International students entering on a Student visa cannot study part-time
  • Although most applicants will not be interviewed, we reserve the right to interview an applicant in exceptional circumstances where necessary to obtain further information to evaluate an application

Months of entry

September

Course content

LJMU's Master of Laws LLM provides a broad liberal arts education in the law for students wishing to undertake a wide range of legal study options.
  • Develop knowledge of business, corporate and finance law, global crime and security and criminal justice
  • Examine key legal and justice issues in both a domestic and global context
  • Learn from tutors who have extensive experience with a variety of backgrounds and research interests
  • Pursue new areas of interest in-depth or deepen already acquired undergraduate understanding in a given area
  • Provides opportunities to critically analyse key themes in law and criminal justice and global crime
  • Generous funding scholarships available for home and overseas students
This flexible LLM is suitable for students from experienced practitioners, graduates, career changers and overseas students wishing to broaden their legal knowledge.
The School of Law has decades of experience providing postgraduate legal education.
Its LLM programmes are consistently highly rated by students and practitioners alike.
The aim of this programme is to create a positive learning environment for students in which to practice advanced scholarship and research and gain academic and intellectual progression, together with the acquisition of specific knowledge and skills.
The programme will give you the opportunity to critically analyse key themes in law and criminal justice and global crime and will challenge your thinking and stimulate your academic aspirations in these fields.

Information for international students

Please note: All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC.
Contact LJMU's International Admissions Team for guidance on visa information. Further information is also available from our international web pages.

Fees and funding

Please see the course page or more information.

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

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
courses@ljmu.ac.uk
Phone
+44(0)151 231 5090