Taught course

Oil and Gas Law

Institution
University of Reading · School of Law
Qualifications
LLM

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/MSc Oil and Gas course is designed to respond to the demand for professionals in the vibrant oil and gas industry. This course studies the combination of legal, environmental and economic considerations which lie at the heart of the oil and gas industry. Modules can be chosen from the School of Law, School of Economics, School of Agriculture, Policy and Development, Henley Business School and the School of Archaeology, Geography and Environmental Science. You will enhance your knowledge of the oil and gas industry and improve your employability not only for law firms active in these industries but also for in-house legal teams. Modules include: Oil and Gas Contract Law; Legal Issues in Oil and Gas; Comparative Oil and Gas Policy; Climate Change Policy and Governance; Carbon and Renewable Energy Economics.

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

LLM

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Stavroula Karapapa
Email
s.karapapa@reading.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)118 378 6417