Taught course

LLM Commercial and Corporate Law

University of Southampton · Southampton Law School

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Entry requirements

An Upper Second Class Bachelor’s Degree in Law (or a degree with some legal components) is normally required, BUT account may also be taken of practical work experience or professional qualifications within a relevant field of study.

Months of entry


Course content

Southampton Law School has a strong reputation for its commercial and corporate law expertise, and our LLM International Commercial and Corporate Law builds on this.

This programme gives you access to the specialist legal knowledge and practical know-how that will be essential for your professional live, from academics working at the cutting edge of research and scholarship in a range of commercial and corporate law disciplines. Given the essential role of commercial law to the global trade, commercial law practice remains a strong legal sector that offers excellent career opportunities.

The LLM International Commercial and Corporate Law programme develops your practical legal skills required to advise, litigate and negotiate, within a module structure that allows you to shape your degree towards your particular interests.

The LLM draws on the research strengths of the School’s academic staff who are active at the forefront of international and national legal reform and development. The expertise of the staff has been recognised as being of international excellence, and in the School of Law we are strongly committed to providing the very best learning experience for all our students in a friendly, stimulating and research-led environment.

Information for international students

Band F, IELTS7.0 overall, with a minimum of 6.0 in each component.

Fees and funding

Please see the funding page.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions Enquiries
+44 (0)23 8059 4393