International and European Business Law LLM – St. Mary’s

Subject Area
St Mary's University

Why study International and European Business Law ?

This innovative Master’s degree covers EU law plus cutting edge contemporary legal trade issues in the post-Brexit world. It will provide you with a detailed understanding of the complexities of international trade and business law.

  • Opportunity to spend your second semester in Paris and receive an additional qualification
  • Comprehensive analysis of post-Brexit trade issues
  • Key coverage of cutting-edge international business law issues
  • Immersion in common law and civil law approaches
  • Taught on our Twickenham campus with direct public transport to central London and ICP in central Paris

Entry Requirements

Candidates will be considered where a comparable academic level has been achieved through other graduate level studies (such as the Graduate Diploma in Law) and where legal or other work experience has made the applicant a suitable candidate for the LLM.

International requirements

International students should check country-specific pages for equivalents. If English is not your first language you will need to achieve an IELTS score of 6.0 overall with no less than 5.5 in any section (or equivalent).

Course Structure & Modules

Approaches to Legal Research Core
Dissertation (or equivalent project) Core
International Economic and Business Law Core
International Trade Law Core
Law and Justice in a Globalised World Core
Finance Law and Ethical Challenges Optional
Global Competition Law Optional
International and Comparative Intellectual Property Law Optional
International and European Labour Law Optional
International Arbitration Optional

Career Opportunities

An LLM degree will provide you with an excellent specialist academic qualification to start a legal or business career, or to undertake further study. Postgraduate degrees can help you stand out from the crowd showing advanced intellectual ability as well as in depth substantive knowledge and practical legal skills.