Taught course

LLM Insurance Law

University of Southampton · School of Law

Entry requirements

Minimum upper second-class degree in law (or degree with a substantive legal component) from an approved University or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University; work experience also considered.

Months of entry


Course content

Insurance law is a complex and intriguing subject that is fascinating to study and offers a multitude of rewarding career prospects. Insurance Law is in the midst of an unprecedented phase of reform and redevelopment, with long-standing principles being amended by the courts and Parliament. The Law School is home to one of the UK’s leading research centres in this field, contributing to industry and government initiatives on insurance fraud, flood risk and the rise of ‘big data’. The LLM in Insurance Law offers the opportunity to study insurance in depth and to reflect on the interaction of insurance with aspects of personal life, business risk and international trade.

Compulsory modules:
Insurance Law; Marine Insurance

Optional modules: Two modules to be chosen from: Insurance Law, Marine Insurance; International Commercial Arbitration; International Trade Law; International Marine and European Environmental (Liability) Law.

Information for international students


Fees and funding


Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Business and Law
+44 (0)23 8059 4393