Taught course

International Maritime Law

Institution
Swansea University · Hillary Rodham Clinton School of Law
Qualifications
LLM

Entry requirements

The entry requirements for the LLM in International Maritime Law is a 2:2 honours degree, ideally in a cognate discipline. Candidates with relevant experience are also encouraged to apply.We welcome applications from students from around the world and require evidence of previous study that is equivalent to the entry requirements. English language requirement IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.0 in each component) or Swansea University recognised equivalent.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The sea constitutes two thirds of the entire planet and is of fundamental importance to human activity; sustaining life and providing commerce, navigational routes and a substantial proportion of our natural resources.

This specialised LLM in International Maritime Law has been developed to provide students with an understanding of the need to regulate such a wide range of maritime issues. You will gain a detailed and relevant knowledge of various aspects of maritime law, covering contracts for the carriage of goods, marine insurance, international trade and law of the sea.

Information for international students

Since its foundation in 1920, Swansea University has embraced opportunities to think globally. The vibrant mix of nationalities and cultures on campus greatly enriches our learning and teaching environment. We understand the type of support our international students need to help them settle into student life in a new country.

Fees and funding

You may be eligible for funding to help support your study. To find out more about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities that are available please visit the University's scholarships and bursaries page: www.swansea.ac.uk/postgraduate/scholarships

Qualification and course duration

LLM

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Swansea University Postgraduate
Email
study@swansea.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1792 295358