A high 2.2 degree, or equivalent.
Months of entry
Our LLM International Commercial Law is a specialist course covering the cutting edge developments and debates related to the traditional and emerging forms of legal governance of domestic, European and international commercial and consumer markets. You will improve your knowledge of the key theoretical and practical issues in this field; as well as your skills of analysis, evaluation, problem solving and oral and written communication skills. The course covers the various ways in which legal and soft law rules and codes regulate goods, services, internet activities, data protection, consumer protection, the environment; as well as the ways in which good corporate governance and competitive markets are promoted.
Our School of Law has an international reputation for providing a legal education of the highest quality. In particular, in the most recent Research Assessment Exercise (RAE, December 2008) 90 per cent of our research was rated as of 'internationally excellent' or 'internationally recognised' quality.
Information for international students
IELTS 6.5 with at least 6.0 for the writing component.
Fees and funding
We offer many funding opportunities to support talented postgraduates, ranging from research council studentships and University scholarships to awards funded by charities and other external organisations. For more information, visit our website at: www.essex.ac.uk.
Qualification and course duration
|Assessment||What kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)|
|Written coursework / continuous assessment||50|
|Dissertation||50 (15000 words)|
Course contact details
- Graduate Administrator
- +44 (0)1206 872 719