Entry requirements for this course are normally:
An Honours degree (2:2 or above) in Law, a related degree or equivalent. If your Undergraduate degree is not in Law, you will be required to take the Introduction to Law module.
For applicants whose first language or language of instruction is not English you will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum of IELTS 6.5 overall with no element lower than 6.0, will be considered acceptable, or equivalent. Students with a score of 5.5 may enrol after successful completion of the University's pre-sessional course.
Months of entry
The course is ideal for those who want to specialise in the field of international business law and aspire to senior positions in either the private, public or international sectors. It provides a critical insight into the legal principles governing international trade law and practice, as well as the various means of resolving international trade disputes. Graduates from the course have gone on to hold senior advisory positions in multinational companies, advising on matters ranging from marine insurance to the resolution of international commercial disputes.
The course also provides an ideal foundation for those intending to pursue PhDs.
Fees and funding
n 2018/19 the full-time tuition fee for UK and EU postgraduate students on this course will be £6,500.
Tuition fees will cover the cost of your study at the University as well as charges for registration, tuition, supervision and examinations. For more information about funding, fees and finance for UK/EU students, including what your tuition fee covers, please see Fees and Finance. Please note that tuition fees for subsequent years of study may rise in line with inflation (RPI-X).
If you are interested in studying with us on a part-time basis, please visit our Fees and Finance pages for part-time fee information.
If you are an international student coming to study at the University of Huddersfield, please visit the International Fees and Finance pages for full details of tuition fees and support available.
Please email the Student Finance Office Student Finance Office or call 01484 472210 for more information about fees and finance.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Admissions (M187)
- 44 (0)1484 472956