Taught course

MA in International Business Law

Richmond, The American International University in London · Richmond, The American International University in London

Entry requirements

US Bachelors degree from an accredited institution, or UK first degree with minimum second class honours, or an overseas equivalent as determined by the University with a major in the discipline of focus or a related area in social science. Relevant work experience is welcomed and may on occasion be accepted in lieu of a first degree, but is not required.


Months of entry


Course content

The MA International Business Law provides a variety of legal tools that address key issues in an ever changing international business environment.

The aim is to enhance students’ professional skills and develop their ability to research, interpret, analyse the laws and rules and practices that are essential to the functioning of international business.

Students on the programme will develop the necessary legal knowledge, critical thinking and problem solving skills of value to: law graduates wanting to enhance their knowledge on specialist areas; non-law graduates who have an interest in the legal tools relevant to international business; and professionals wanting to sharpen their academic ability in international legal matters.

5 facts about the programme:

  1. One year full-time (FT) or two years part-time (PT)
  2. Open to law and non-law graduates
  3. Innovative courses that tackle contemporary legal business issues
  4. Learn versatile legal skills suited to varied professional settings
  5. Prepare candidates both for legal and managerial roles

Information for international students

Applicants who are not from a majority English speaking country will be asked to supply evidence of their English language skills which will usually be an IELTS with 6.5 overall and no element below 6.0.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Admissions Office
+44 20 8332 9000