The LLM in International Corporate and Commercial Law is a specialist course that is aimed at graduates from a law or non-law academic background. Delivered by a team of scholars with expertise in corporate and commercial law, this course gives you the opportunity to develop your analytical and problem-solving skills in matters relating to the regulation of multinational corporations and international commercial transactions. The course content is informed by a problem-solving approach to learning the legal rules which apply to transnational corporations and international commerce. Rapid developments in technology continue to impact cross-border corporate governance and commercial activities, from the growth of big tech multinational enterprises to e-commerce, blockchain contracting and trade in digital goods. These developments call for a coordinated global approach to regulation and this LLM will help prepare you to enter the world of international corporate and commercial management.
You will study the following modules: Core modules: Legal and Academic Skills International Corporate Governance LLM Dissertation International Corporate and Commercial Law Option modules may include International Human Rights Law International Law Climate Change Law International Commercial Arbitration Intellectual Property Law and Global Markets International Banking Law Equality, Law and Justice International Business Law and Practice International Environmental Law International Criminal Law Law of the World Trade Organisation Cross-border Insolvency Law Corporate Social Responsibility International Protection of Refugees and Forced Migration Renewable Energy Law Oil and Gas Law International Humanitarian Law International Children’s Rights
Tutors are experts in their field and with many having practical experience in industry and the professions which helps combine your academic knowledge with practical application. Many aspects of teaching and assessment are grounded in real life situations.
Entry requirements for this course are normally: * An Honours degree (2:2 or above) in any subject. * Other experience or qualifications that demonstrate appropriate knowledge and skills at graduate level may be acceptable. Suitability for acceptance onto the course will be assessed through interview.
English language requirements
If your first language is not English, you will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum for IELTS is 6.0 overall with a minimum of 6.0 in writing and no element lower than 5.5, or equivalent. If you have alternative qualifications or do not meet the IELTS requirement we also offer a range of Pre-Sessional English Programmes (https://www.hud.ac.uk/international/pre-sessional-english/).
Read more about the University’s entry requirements for students outside of the UK on our 'Where are you from?' information pages.
Fees and funding
|Republic of Ireland||£8900||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£8900||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£8900||Year 1|