Taught course

International Commercial Law

University of Northampton · School of Social Sciences

Entry requirements

Applicants should have a good single honours degree. Applicants who do not meet the standard entry requirements but have relevant professional and personal experience and the potential to achieve the academic standard are also encouraged to apply. Those who have successfully completed the Legal Practice Course, Bar Professional Training Course, or who are admitted as an advocate in a jurisdiction approved at the time by the Solicitors Regulation Authority for Registered Foreign Lawyers (RFL) Status may be eligible to apply for the LLM in Legal Practice.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

We are updating the content on this course ready for a September 2018 start. If you would like more information on how the course will differ from what is reflected here than please contact us study@northampton.ac.uk.

This course explores the many facets of international commercial law; how the law applies between international parties when a conflict arises. This LLM course will also establish the challenges of International Corporate Crime (ICC), and what measures are in place to tackle it.

The LLM International Commercial Law equips graduates and professionals with the understanding and skills to address these issues of economic globalisation. As a student, you will be able to apply these skills to enhance your professional and academic development.

You will benefit from studying in a University with an established reputation for the excellence of its teaching and research within Law, with a dedicated team of lecturers that have substantial commercial and professional legal backgrounds.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months
distance learning
24 months

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
+44 (0) 1604 735500