Taught course

International and Commercial Law

University of Greenwich · Law

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Entry requirements

Typically an undergraduate degree at 2.1 or above in law or a related discipline from a UK or EU university, or equivalent qualification from a recognised overseas university.

We welcome applications from mature applicants and/or applicants with professional work backgrounds.

Months of entry


Course content

With the growing importance of world trade, lawyers are expected to look beyond national jurisdictions and understand issues of public international law and international commercial law. Legal employers now place a high premium on graduates with international commercial law skills. This programme focuses on the law and legal framework governing the international community, as well as various legal issues surrounding international trade and global markets.

We regularly update our programmes in order to reflect the ever-changing nature of the discipline, so the following courses are subject to change.


  • Research Methods in Law (15 credits)
  • Dissertation (60 credits)
  • One 15-credit option from: Foundations for Postgraduate Study; Common Law Foundations (15 credits)
  • Three 30-credit option from: Corporate Law (30 credits); Public International Law (30 credits); International Trade Law; Intellectual Property Law; International Human Rights Law; Competition Law; International Criminal Law; Public Shipping Law; Banking and Finance Law; E-Commerce Law; Competition Law; Intellectual Property Law (30 credits)

Information for international students

Applicants educated in a language other than English should have an IELTS score of 6.5 or above.

Fees and funding

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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
  • Further details of qualification

    Greenwich Campus

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
020 8331 9000