Taught course

International Disputes LLM pathway

University of Birmingham · Birmingham Law School

Entry requirements

Applicants should have a good Honours degree in law, or a degree in another discipline augmented with a pass in the Common Professional Examination.

Months of entry


Course content

Throughout history, the skills required to settle conflicts and broker agreements have been highly sought after.

Our LLM International Disputes Law will investigate the international litigation process and alternative forms of dispute resolution such as mediation and arbitration. You’ll explore theoretical and practical opportunities that hold real value in the commercial and non-commercial world.

The programme will provide a strong understanding of international disputes, with a particular focus on the position of the UK as a centre for resolving such disputes. The programme will cover both theoretical and practical perspectives, to enable you to develop the knowledge and skills linked to this field that are in demand with employers around the world.

The programme prepares you for a career in the challenging and dynamic field of global disputes.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

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