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 our 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.

Information for international students

Overall IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • LLM
    full time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

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