For entry to the course you should be one of the following:
- law graduate in any jurisdiction
- lawyer admitted to practice in any jurisdiction
- non-law graduate with substantial law-related work experience such as engineering contracts
- legal administrator within a business.
An undergraduate degree in law or a related discipline (usually at honours level) is preferred however relevant experience in the oil and gas sector may be an acceptable alternative where relevant qualifications are lacking.
All international students, for whom English is not their first language, must gain either IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.
Months of entry
MSc/LLM Oil and Gas Law focuses on the main legal issues within today's oil and gas industry.
Our LLM Oil and Gas Law degree is suitable for those with legal qualifications or with considerable experience in the oil and gas industry.
The course provides the opportunity to critically assess and examine key legal issues in the oil and gas sector, both in the UK and leading areas. On successful completion of the course you will be in a position to understand and deal with some of the main energy legal issues. You will also gain key employability, enterprise and transferable skills. It can also be studied by flexible distance learning allowing busy professionals to study at their own pace.
Information for international students
For more information, international students can visit our International Office website: www.rgu.ac.uk/international
Fees and funding
For Academic Year 2017/2018
Distance Learning Full-time
- £8,820 entire course
Distance Learning Part-time
- £3,310 Stage 1
- £3,310 Stage 2
- £2,200 LLM or MSc Dissertation Stage
- £4,640 entire course (on campus)
- £11,740 entire course (on campus)
For more information on fees, funding and scholarships, students should visit the Student Finance website: http://www.rgu.ac.uk/studentfinance
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Admissions
- +44 (0)1224 26 2209