Taught course

Tax Law

Institution
Queen Mary, University of London · School of Law
Qualifications
LLM

Entry requirements

Law graduates

The usual qualification for entry to the LLM programme is a degree in law, or a degree with a substantial law content, of at least 2.1 honours (or equivalent). Law graduates with 2.2 honours who also have other legal qualifications and/or substantial professional legal experience may also qualify. Non-law graduates Non-law graduates with a minimum second class honours degree, that have also obtained a Merit (or 60 per cent) in the Common Professional Examination (CPE) or Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL) recognised by the UK professional bodies, may also qualify.

Non-law graduates

Non-law graduates may also be considered on the basis of exceptional professional experience (of at least five years) in a legal area or an area directly related to their programme of study. In all cases, a full online application is required in order for a fair assessment and decision to be made. Each application is considered on its merits and on sight of full application documents. A full and detailed CV is required for all applications and is particularly relevant where professional experience needs to be considered.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The School of Tax Law is a centre of excellence in research on and teaching of taxation. The LLM in Tax Law provides a comprehensive programme of study in tax law with a strong international and comparative focus. International taxation has grown in prominence and importance in recent years, and the LLM programme is designed to give students a thorough grounding in both substantive tax rules and tax policy and to equip them for future practice, whether they intend to enter or return to private practice, in-house employment or government service. The School of Tax Law offers a range of international, jurisdiction specific and subject specific modules, all of which are taught by leading academics and practitioners.

The LLM in Tax Law is widely regarded as one of the leading tax programmes in the world. It consistently attracts high-calibre international students from more than two dozen jurisdictions. Their varied academic and professional perspectives enrich the learning experience and provide many opportunities for networking.

Information for international students

For more information, please see here.

Fees and funding

UK students
www.qmul.ac.uk/postgraduate/tuitionfees
International students
www.qmul.ac.uk/postgraduate/tuitionfees

For more information, please see here.

Qualification and course duration

LLM

part time
24 months
full time
12 months
distance learning
N/A months
flexible
N/A months

Course contact details

Name
School of Law
Email
llmadmissions@qmul.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 7882 8092
Fax
+44 (0)20 7882 6044