Entry requirements

Minimum of 2:1 honours degree or international equivalent in law.

If you have other qualifications, we’ll consider your application on an individual basis.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This two-year degree includes a year in Japan. It leads to the double award of an LLM from the University of Sheffield and either an LLM or an MA in Comparative Political Studies from Doshisha University (Kyoto, Japan).

The course begins with a year at Sheffield where you will follow the Sheffield LLM or one of the LLM specialist pathways.

In the second year you will study, in English, in Japan. You’ll focus on legal issues in a regional and global context and gain a thorough understanding of international law and international organisations.

Qualification and course duration

LLM

full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Email
law-admissions@sheffield.ac.uk