Taught course

Energy Law and Policy (Distance Learning)

Institution
University of Dundee · School of Social Sciences
Qualifications
LLM

Entry requirements

You should have the equivalent to a UK Honours degree, preferably at 2:1 level or above. Candidates with a 2:2 degree may also apply. Preferred degree disciplines are Law, Economics, Geology, Petroleum or Mining Engineering, Finance.

Work experience in the energy/natural resources industry is an advantage, though it is not a strict requirement for admission to the MSc.

Months of entry

January, December, November, October, September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February

Course content

This degree will lead to advanced knowledge and understanding of the legal and regulatory environment and processes in the international energy and resources industries. The course includes emphasis on the structure and regulation of gas and electricity markets and leads to an advanced understanding of the way legislation and regulation can be used to implement policy decisions in the downstream energy industries.

The world's long-term economic development depends on the existence of efficient, innovative and creative energy and resources industries. These in turn rely on individuals who possess a sound grasp of their legal, economic, technical and policy backgrounds.

The Centre for Energy, Petroleum and Mineral Law and Policy at the University of Dundee is at the heart of these issues and provides the best in advanced education in its field, preparing its graduates to meet the challenges posed by the evolving global economy. Throughout its history, the centre has achieved continuous growth and has established international pre-eminence in its core activities: scholarly performance, high level academic research, strategic consultancy and top-quality executive education. Currently, we have over 500 registered postgraduate students from more than 50 countries world-wide.

This provides a rigorous training for graduate students and working professionals. Full-time and distance-learning degrees, intensive training programmes tailor-made for individuals or companies and short-term professional seminars are all on offer.

We will teach you the practical and professional skills you need to mastermind complex commercial and financial transactions in the international workplace, and we will expose you to many varied and exciting opportunities.

Qualification and course duration

LLM

online
24-60 months
distance learning
24-60 months

Course contact details

Name
Dorothy Stewart
Email
CEPMLP@dundee.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1382 385453