A good law degree, 2.2 or above.
Applicants whose first degree is not Law will be required to provide evidence of commitment to the LLM subject that they wish to study.
Applicants from other disciplines will be welcomed in appropriate circumstances, particularly if they have experience in the area, even if not as lawyers.
We specify these minimum entry requirements, but we will assess you individually on your ability to benefit from the course. We sometimes offer places on the basis of non-standard entry qualifications, and industrial or professional experience.
Months of entry
Nottingham Law School has significant academic expertise in the areas of human rights and justice. The course parallels the historical and contemporary significance of these aspects of law, in particular their growth as topics of both domestic and international importance over recent decades.
Why choose this course?
- Study the key issues in European and international human rights and justice.
- Explore bodily integrity rights such as the right to life, procedural rights such as the right to a fair trial, and expressive rights such as the freedom of religion.
- Benefit from strong links to our Centre for Conflict, Rights and Justice
- Study full-time or part-time.
- Attend an International Summer School and explore Law from a European perspective.
- Scholarships available.
- Individual modules can be studied for Continuing Professional development (CPD) awards. Email us for details.
- 99% of our postgraduate Law School students are employed or engaged in further study six months after graduating (DLHE, postgraduate leavers 2016-17).
Modules you can choose from include:
- Terrorism and International Response
- Expression Rights: Art
- Human Rights and Criminal Justice
- International Criminal Court and International Crime
- Victims’ Rights
Information for international students
IELTS 6.5 is required by applicants whose first language is not English.
Fees and funding
Nottingham Law School offers a number of competitive scholarships. For more information please visit our website.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Nottingham Law School Enquiries
- +44 (0)115 848 4460