Entry requirements

  • he University's standard entry requirement consists of a Law degree at 2:2 or Graduate Diploma in Law/CPE
  • Graduates in related disciplines, with law minors or with relevant professional experience or qualifications may be admitted subject to the programme leader's discretion

Academic credit for previous study or experience

If you have relevant qualifications or work experience, academic credit may be awarded towards your Middlesex University programme of study. For further information please visit our Accreditation of Prior Learning page.

Months of entry

October

Course content

This degree aims to enable you to specialise in subjects related to European Law and will provide you with comprehensive knowledge of Council of Europe and European Union policy, legislative and decision making processes, with a thematic focus on human rights, good governance, democracy and the rule of law.

Why study LLM/PGDip/PGCert European Law at Middlesex University?

You will deepen and broaden your knowledge of law as an academic subject; acquiring a systematic understanding of legal processes, methods and concepts, of the social and political context in which legal processes take place, and of appropriate theoretical conceptions of law.

Ultimately, by maximising your academic potential and refining your problem-solving skills in a transnational context through the acquisition of a systematic and critical understanding of complex issues you will enhance your professional development and horizons.

The research and writing skills you gain will be transferable to a variety of professional sectors, including the legal profession, policy-making, corporate sector, governmental bodies or academia.

The School of Law at Middlesex University is home to specialists in the field of European law, including the Head of the Law and Politics Department Professor Laurent Pech, Jean Monnet Chair of European Public Law (2014-17), human rights expert Dr Alice Donald and Senior Lecturer in Law Dr Joseph Corkin.

And with the internationally renowned European Human Rights Advocacy Centre based on campus, led by Professor Philip Leach, Middlesex is at the heart of ground-breaking legal developments in the European Union.

Course highlights
  • The unique opportunity to study 'EU Law in Action' and gain an advanced knowledge and understanding of the European Union's policy and legislative making processes
  • Get selected for the team taking part in the European Law Moot Court Competition or the European Human Rights Court Competition
  • You may also get the chance to take an internship at a national or international organisation such as the United Nations or in the European Human Rights Advocacy Centre on campus.

Fees and funding

UK students
£8,500
International students
£12,500

Qualification and course duration

LLM

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

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