Taught course

International Corporate Law (by Distance Learning)

University of Reading · School of Law

Entry requirements

Applicants are normally required to have a good undergraduate Honours degree (or equivalent from a university outside the UK). If you have other qualifications and a number of years’ relevant work experience then you may also be eligible to apply.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The LLM International Corporate Law provides an overview of the main corporate law issues that arise in a multiplicity of transactions. It covers those aspects of law that corporate law practitioners could expect to encounter on a regular basis, including banking law, project finance, mergers and acquisitions and corporate governance. As well as specific knowledge of corporate law, you will acquire the intellectual and practical skills expected of students with a postgraduate qualification. The mode of study is designed to be flexible and will involve a mix of recorded lectures, online tutorials and webinars.

Modules include: International Banking Law; Legal Aspects of Mergers, Acquisitions and Takeovers; International Project Finance, PPP and the Law; International Financial; Transactions: Doing the Deals; International Commercial Arbitration.

Information for international students

The School of Law has a large international student community and a dedicated international student support officer. For entry, evidence of English Language ability required. Normal requirements are: an overall score of 7.0 in the International English Language Test Score (IELTS) with no individual element scoring less than 6.0

Qualification and course duration


distance learning
12ft / 24pt months
part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Dr Stavroula Karapapa
+44 (0)118 378 6417