Taught course

International Trade and Commercial Law

Nottingham Trent University · Nottingham Law School

Entry requirements

You will need a goof degree in Law (minimum 2.2) or, an honours degree in another discipline plus either the CPE (Common Professional Examination) or GDL (Graduate Diploma in Law) conversion course. Applicants from other disciplines will be welcomed in appropriate circumstances, particularly if they have experience in the area, even if not as lawyers.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

LLM International Trade and Commercial Law offers a significant opportunity to develop a high-level appreciation of one of the fastest growing areas of law. Trade between nations is of huge importance to national and regional economies as well as having huge global significance.

The modules offered on the course offer the opportunity to develop expertise in each of the key areas impacting international trade law. The course explores diverse areas of the subject including international sales and carriage of goods, insurance, international finance, international dispute resolution and World Trade Organisation (WTO) law.

The LLM International Trade and Commercial Law is available on a full-time or part-time basis. It is also offered through distance learning. The full-time and part-time course commence in September. The distance learning course can be started in September or January.

Information for international students

IELTS 6.5 is required by applicants whose first language is not English.

Fees and funding

UK students
2016 entry: £5,900 (full-time); £2,950 per year (part-time, distance learning)
International students
2016 entry: £12,600 (full-time); £6,300 per year (part-time); £2,950 per year (distance learning)

Nottingham Law School offers a number of competitive scholarships. Please visit: www.ntu.ac.uk/scholarshipsnls for full details.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
distance learning
21-24 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Nottingham Law School Enquiries
+44 (0) 115 848 4460