Taught course

Law

Institution
University of Leicester · Faculty of Law
Qualifications
LLM

Entry requirements

A good second class degree or an equivalent degree in an appropriate discipline

Relevant professional experience post-graduation is given due credit in considering entry requirements.

Months of entry

October

Course content

This course is ideal if you are looking for a broad selection of law modules that allow you to create your own portfolio of topics to suit your own interests or needs. You can customise your course by choosing more than 40 modules taught by our leading academics.

You will be able to choose eight option modules. The choices will enable you to combine one or more modules on different areas of law including commercial law, human rights, and medical law to meet your specialist interests or niche career plans.

Your LLM degree will equip you with advanced, specialised legal training, and broaden your career options. Our course will be of particular help if you are planning a career in non-specialist legal practice or in widely based legal policy oriented organisations whether commercial, non-governmental organisation or government based.

Information for international students

IELTS 7.0 or equivalent. If your first language is not English, you may need to provide evidence of your English language ability. If you do not yet meet our requirements, our English Language Teaching Unit (ELTU) offers a range of courses to help you to improve your English to the necessary standard.

Fees and funding

Find out more about scholarships and funding.

Qualification and course duration

LLM

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment65
Dissertation35 (15000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Administrator
Email
pglaw@le.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 116 252 2370
Fax
+44 (0) 116 252 2699