Taught course

LLM in Commercial Law and International Trade

Institution
Oxford Brookes University · School of Law
Qualifications
LLMPGDip

Entry requirements

You will normally be required to have (or to be expecting) a good honours degree, or an equivalent degree awarded by a university outside the United Kingdom. The degree may be in Law or in a related discipline. We welcome applications from both non-Law graduates and work experience-based candidates.

Those of you new to the academic study of law will be advised to read a number of recommended texts by way of induction before you begin the course. You are also encouraged to attend the induction sessions provided in the week prior to the beginning of the course.

English language requirements

An IELTS minimum score of 6.5 (with 6.0 in reading and writing) is required.

Months of entry

September

Course content

On our LLM in Commercial Law and International Trade you will study how the law relates to commercial endeavours within a globalised economy. Particularly from the perspective of the private business.

The course is ideal for students from a commercial law, business, management, or economics background. And who are looking to gain advanced knowledge of the application of legal principles and mechanisms to the world of international commerce.

The course enables you to specialise in areas such as:

  • international commercial arbitration
  • cross-border transactions
  • international investment law
  • intellectual property law
  • anti-corruption
  • corporate governance
  • corporate social responsibility.

Your course tutors, fellow students and alumni come from countries around the world. This gives you the opportunity to build a truly international network of contacts.

As well as the LLM in Commercial Law and International Trade, we offer two other specialised LLM courses:

Information for international students

Pathways courses for international and EU students

We offer a range of courses to help you meet the entry requirements for your postgraduate course and also familiarise you with university life in the UK.

Take a Pre-Master's course to develop your subject knowledge, study skills and academic language level in preparation for your master's course.

If you need to improve your English language, we offer pre-sessional English language courses to help you meet the English language requirements of your chosen master’s course.

Fees and funding

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
  • PGDip
    part time
    18 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    9 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

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Enquiries
Email
query@brookes.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1865 484848