Taught course

Laws (International and European Business Law)

Trinity College Dublin - the University of Dublin · School of Law

Entry requirements

Applications for admission to the LL.M. (International and European Business Law) programme are invited from graduates holding a good honours law or law-based interdisciplinary degree. Assuming that this basic prerequisite is in place, thereafter, admission to the programme is at the discretion of the LL.M. Sub-Committee who will decide on questions of admission having regard to the totality of all application files and the objectives of ensuring a diverse LL.M. class of the highest possible academic calibre. Applications are made online at: www.tcd.ie/courses/postgraduate/az

Months of entry


Course content

The LL.M. is directed at well-qualified graduates in law and
related disciplines. It seeks to promote critical analysis of,
and reflection on, different aspects of national, European and
international business law. This programme is delivered over
one academic year. Students are examined in six modules and
complete a research dissertation of up to 25,000 words over the
academic year on an approved theme relating to some aspect
of International and/or European business law. The modules
offered might typically include the following:
Advanced Comparative Law: European Legal Systems, Arbitration
and Alternative Dispute Resolution, Chinese Legal System in
Comparative Perspective, Climate Change and Law, Comparative
Product Liability: Common Law, EU and US Perspectives,
Contemporary Issues in International Law, Copyright and
Innovation, Online, Corporate Governance in the EU, Corporate,
White-Collar and Regulatory Crime, Creative Works and
Intellectual Property, Employment Litigation, Energy Law and
Policy in the EU, EU Aviation Law, EU Banking and Securities Law,
EU Competition Law, EU Consumer Law, EU Copyright, Patents
and Design Law, EU Employment Law, EU Financial Services Law,
EU Trademark Law, Globalisation and Law, Intellectual Property
Law and Sport, International and European Tax Law, International
Aviation Law, International Dispute Resolution, International
Economic Law, International Intellectual Property Law for
Practitioners, International Trade Law, Islamic Law, Law and
Bioethics, Medical Law, Principles of Delaware Corporate Law.
The School of Law reserves the right to vary the above list
and, in particular, the right to withdraw and add courses.
Note that timetabling considerations may also restrict choice.
Further information on the precise modules available in a
given year is available on the LL.M. website.

Information for international students


Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Dr Neville Cox
+353-1-679 2392