Taught course

Law

Institution
University of Glasgow · School of Law
Qualifications
LLM

Entry requirements

Entry requirements for Law are a good first degree in law (2:1 upwards or equivalent) or a first degree (2:1 upwards or equivalent) with at least 50% of the credits in law.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The Masters in Law (General LLM) provides a challenging general legal education at graduate level.

Why Glasgow

  • If you are interested in law generally but have not identified a particular area of speciality, this programme gives you some flexibility and choice. You can construct your own programme of law studies drawn from the full range of courses on offer.
  • You will benefit from our excellent facilities including the dedicated School of Law library; our main University library also contains our extensive collection of legal materials and official publications and is a European Documentation Centre.
  • We have a very vibrant mooting programme and a dedicated Moot Courtroom. We have an outstanding record of success and you can participate in internal, national and international mooting competitions.
  • We organise a series of lectures featuring talks from highly successful judges and lawyers.

Programme Structure

You will complete four courses plus a dissertation.

There is also a compulsory one-week induction programme, tailored specifically for the LLM. This offers you information and guidance on learning methods, research skills, and on non-academic aspects of life and study in Glasgow.

For details of courses available, see programme entries for

Information for international students

IELTS 6.5 (with no subtest less than 6) iBT TOEFL 92 (with no less than 21 in Listening & writing, 22 in reading, 23 in speaking) Cambridge ESOL Certificate in Advanced English (CAE) - B minimum or Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE) - C minimum

Fees and funding

UK students
£6800
International students
£15750

http://www.gla.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/law/

Qualification and course duration

LLM

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations60
Written coursework / continuous assessment40
Dissertation (15000 words)

Course contact details

Name
James Sloan
Email
James.Sloan@glasgow.ac.uk