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Course summary

Learn how to produce arguments that encompass policy, existing practice and knowledge at an advanced level. Choose modules from various schools and departments – including the Graduate Institute of Political and International Studies, and the International Capital Market Association (ICMA) Centre – on topics such as international law, dispute settlement and international institutional law. For more information, please visit the programme page:


Sample modules:

  • Introduction to international law
  • International refugee law
  • Human rights law, policy and practice
  • International investment law and arbitration.
Please note that all modules are subject to change. Check our website for more details of the course structure.

Entry requirements

IELTS: 6.5 overall with no element less than 5.5 (or equivalent). Entry requirements: Normally a good undergraduate honours degree (2.1 or above), or equivalent from a university outside the UK. Our students come with a variety of relevant legal and non-legal experience and all applicants are considered on individual merit.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £4050 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £4050 Year 1
EU £8550 Year 1
England £4050 Year 1
Northern Ireland £4050 Year 1
Scotland £4050 Year 1
Wales £4050 Year 1
International £8550 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Advanced Legal Studies at University of Reading - UCAS