International Business Law LLM – (St. Mary’s)

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St Mary's University

Why study International Business Law?

This innovative Master’s degree covers 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.

Why St Mary’s?

St Mary’s offers you a very supportive teaching team with additional input from expert practitioners. We take pride in our reputation as a friendly university with a community-feel. The University is ideally located close to central London –  the world’s leading financial centre – allowing you access to public events and seminars in the City of London. As part of your course, you will have the opportunity to visit key legal and City institutions.

  • Comprehensive analysis of post-Brexit trade issues
  • Key coverage of cutting-edge international business law issues
  • International fieldwork
  • Taught on our Twickenham campus with direct public transport to central London

         Please note: this programme is subject to validation.

Entry Requirements

Additional 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 our 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.

Fee Details

2019/20 fees

Home/EU: £7,750
International: £13,650

The UK Government has confirmed that EU applicants for 2018 and 2019 remain eligible for ‘home fee status’ and can access financial support.