Taught course

International Business Law

University of East London · School of Business and Law

Entry requirements

A good degree in law, the social sciences or humanities or another appropriate discipline.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The LLM International Business Law is designed to provide students with a profound understanding of the fundamentals of business law and the manner in which international law impacts on business practices. Through a study of such subjects as International Law and Business, Regulation on Transnational Corporations, The Regulation of Financial Markets, The Law of the World Trade Organisation the programme is designed to reflect the wide breadth of the contemporary international business market and to equip students with the necessary tools to engage with real and practical issues pertaining to the conduct and regulation of business. The programme transcends a narrow focus on business law and through a core module in International Corporate Governance and optional ones that include Human Rights and Business, it puts great emphasis on concepts like social corporate responsibility to give students a good grounding in the burgeoning demands on sustainable global economic governance.

This programme will offer students a range of modules combining the study of international business with international law.

It will be of interest to students with an interest in issues of international corporate governance

It will draw on the unique and vibrant research culture in international law at UEL School of Law.

It will offer options from a wide range of fields of international law allowing students to develop their own specialization.

Information for international students

For applicants whose first degree was not studied in English medium, IELTS at 6.5 (or equivalent) is required.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months


part time
16 months
full time
8 months


full time
4 months
part time
8 months

Course contact details

Applicant Enquiries
+44 (0) 208 223 3333
+44 (0) 208 223 2978