Applicants will need:
A first degree in Law (or a subject in a related discipline, such as Business, Political Science or International Relations) at a minimum of 2:2. Or, an overseas qualification which is equivalent to a UK Honours degree, minimum 2:2 classification.
You must also satisfy the University’s English language requirement for the course, which is a GCSE grade 4 or above (Grade C or above under the old grading structure), or IELTS at 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in each band. For country specific qualifications, please visit our Your Country page.
Please contact Admissions Tutor at firstname.lastname@example.org to further discuss entry requirements.
Months of entry
LLM International Human Rights Law will enable you to explore a wide range of subjects in the realm of ethics and human rights.
The Work Experience study-route enables students to gain valuable career-development experience within law firms. You will receive placement guidance via our award-winning careers service should you need support securing or arranging your placement.
Why choose Law at Herts?
- Teaching Excellence: Expect to be taught by specialist experts, practising solicitors and barristers who will train you to work on real-life scenarios at our £10m Law Building inclusive of a full-scale replica Crown Court Room.
- Work-Related Learning: Gain client-facing casework experience working in legal services within our award-winning pro-bono Law Clinic providing community-based legal services.
- Excellent Industry connections: Benefit from our strong links with employers, such as Hertfordshire Constabulary, Hertfordshire County Council, and local courts. Students have access to Law Fairs, employer workshops, and networking events.
Information for international students
Applicants must satisfy the University’s English language requirement for the course, which is a GCSE grade 4 or above (Grade C or above under the old grading structure), or IELTS at 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in each band.
Fees and funding
If you’re studying a postgraduate degree e.g. a MSc, MA or LLM you may be eligible for a postgraduate master’s loan up to £11,836.
Those studying pre-registration postgraduate healthcare courses and PGCE or unsalaried schools direct can apply for the undergraduate funding package. Graduate-entry medical students can also get support from Student Finance England for fees charged over £3,465.
Postgraduate loans are paid directly to the student, so you decide how to spend the money, whether that be to pay for some or all your tuition or to go towards living costs.
Qualification, course duration and attendance options
- full time24 months
- Distance learningis available for this qualification
Course contact details
- Julia Hovanessian
- 01707 284 000