Taught course

Law, International Commerical Law

University of Limerick · Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Entry requirements

A second class honours in an undergraduate Law degree at 2:2 level. In exceptional circumstances an applicant who cannot satisfy the undergraduate requirement may be accepted on the basis of relevant work experience.

Months of entry


Course content

The LL.M. in International Commercial Law comprises of 6 substantive modules, 2 research/ writing support modules and a 15,000 word dissertation.
The dissertation offers an opportunity of sustained independent research and writing under the guidance of an expert supervisor. The word limit will be no less than 15, 000 words.
Autumn Semester: Comparative Property Law; Comparative Law of Civil Obligations; International Business Transactions; Comparative Legal Research Skills.
Spring Semester: Comparative Competition Law; The Law of Credit and Security; International Protection of Intellectual Property Rights; Dissertation Methodology.
Summer: Dissertation.

Information for international students

Applicants whose first language is not English must provide evidence of either prior successful completion of a degree qualification taught through the medium of English or meet one of the Universities English Language Requirements. Please visit http://www.ul.ie/graduateschool/non-european-applicants for the list of requirements

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Eddie Keane
353-061- 202417