Taught course

Corporate Governance

Institution
The University of Manchester · School of Law
Qualifications
LLM

Entry requirements

A minimum upper second class honours degree, or the equivalent, in law.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Taught by Manchester's corporate governance and corporate social responsibility experts, this LLM provides students with specialist knowledge about the law of conducting business in today's globalised society.

The course examines the major theories concerning the nature of corporations, the concerns driving corporate governance law and practice, and reform proposals.

Students will evaluate the effectiveness of current corporation governance processes in setting and pursuing objectives, both nationally and internationally. In addition, students will define their expertise in this field by examining the evidence for European and global convergence of corporate governance practices and the ways in which this might evolve.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • LLM
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
School of Law
Email
pg-law@manchester.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 161 306 1270