International Business Law at University of Huddersfield - UCAS

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Course summary

Our LLM in International Business Law is an innovative programme that offers you the opportunity to develop your analytical skills and expertise in the legal framework which governs international business transactions. Delivered by a specialist team of highly qualified academics and scholars, the design of the course is informed by a problem-solving approach to learning the legal rules which regulate a wide range of international business activities, from cross-border trade in goods and services to transnational carriage of goods, and international banking and finance. The rapid pace of developments in technology calls for transnational legal responses in solving new and emerging problems affecting the regulatory framework for international business. This course incorporates a holistic approach to the study of contemporary international business law and practice, thus equipping you with the academic abilities and employability skills which are relevant for a successful career in the general world of global business.


You will study the following modules: Core modules Legal and Academic Skills International Business Law and Practice LLM Dissertation International Business 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 Criminal Law International Environmental Law International Corporate Governance 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

Assessment method

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

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 (

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

Tuition fees

England £740 Module
Northern Ireland £740 Module
Scotland £740 Module
Wales £740 Module
Channel Islands £740 Module
Republic of Ireland £740 Module

Additional fee information

The part-time tuition fee for UK postgraduate students on this course will be £740 (Band 3) per 15 credit module. Tuition fees for UK students will cover the cost of your study at the University. For more information about funding, fees and finance for UK students, including what your tuition fee covers, please see our Fees and Finance - Please note that tuition fees for subsequent years of study may rise in line with inflation (RPI-X). If you are an EU or international student coming to study at the University of Huddersfield, please visit the International Fees and Finance pages for full details of tuition fees and support available - Please email the Student Finance Office ([email protected]) or call 01484 472210 for more information about fees and finance.
International Business Law at University of Huddersfield - UCAS