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City University London - The City Law School
4 Gray's Inn Place
Gray's Inn
London WC1R 5DX
United Kingdom



The University

City University London has been using education, research and enterprise to transform the lives of students, the community and the world for over a hundred years. We are a leading international university and the only university in London to be both committed to academic excellence and focused on business and the professions.

The Law School

The City Law School is one of London?s major law schools. Located in the heart of legal London, we offer courses for everyone interested in following a career in Law, no matter what stage you are at in your career or where you are from.

We take a personalised approach to your learning and provide an intimate, friendly and stimulating environment for study. At The City Law School you will benefit from our array of student-focused services, our high quality teaching staff and our extensive connections with the practising profession.

The Program

Our LLM Programmes are designed to enhance your knowledge in a particular area of law and help you stand out in an increasingly crowded recruitment market.

LLM in International Commercial Law
LLM in EU Commercial Law, LLM in International Banking Law, LLM in International Competition Law, LLM in International Energy Litigation and LLM in Maritime Law (UK)
Our LLM in International Commercial Law is a flexible high-level Masters, which offers three major programme options. First, you can take an LLM in International Commercial Law. You are able to choose four courses from approximately 30 different course subjects and take a dissertation in any one of these four subjects. Alternatively, you can gain a subject LLM in a particular area of law by taking four courses and a dissertation in one area of law. We offer subject LLMs in International Banking Law; EU Commercial Law; International Competition Law; International Energy Litigation; and Maritime Law. Thirdly, you can also choose to add a specialism to your LLM by taking two courses a dissertation in a chosen specialist area of law.

LLM in Maritime Law (Greece)
This course gives you a detailed understanding of maritime law allowing you to build on your existing knowledge and enhance your career prospects. Delivered in the exceptional Laskaridou Library of Piraeus, Athens, Greece the course is taught in English in weekend blocks by experienced British academics and legal practitioners.

LLM in Criminal Litigation
The first postgraduate degree course in this country to be devoted exclusively to Criminal Litigation, this course allows you to critically examine the four key subjects that underpin the criminal justice system in England and Wales.

LLM in Civil Litigation and Dispute Resolution
This course gives you the unique opportunity to build a career in civil legal professional practice. You will learn how to manage litigation in a strategic and effective way by understanding the growing importance of the alternative ways of dealing with a civil dispute, such as mediation or arbitration, in a practice-focussed way.

LLM in Public International Law
This Masters concentrates on the development of a thorough and critical understanding of Public International Law. The course is designed to provide you with an expert understanding of the principles within which international law operates.

We also offer the following postgraduate and professional courses: Graduate Entry LLB, Graduate Diploma in Law, Legal Practice Course (full-time), Bar Professional Training Course (full or part-time).

Entry Requirements

The City Law School accepts candidates for postgraduate study who have very strong academic potential and good English. Applicants should normally hold a good first degree in law or an equivalent qualification (for some courses an appropriate professional qualification and relevant experience will also be acceptable).

Application Procedure

For more information and to apply, please visit www.city.ac.uk/law

Tuition and Fees

LLM in International Commercial Law, LLM in EU Commercial Law, LLM in International Banking Law, LLM in International Competition Law, LLM in International Energy Litigation and LLM in Maritime Law (UK)
Full-time EU: 12,750
Part-time EU: 6,375
Full-time Non EU: 12,750
Part-time Non EU: 6,375

LLM in Maritime Law (Greece)
Full-time EU: 9,500
Full-time Non EU: 9,500

LLM in Criminal Litigation
Full-time EU: 9,950
Part-time EU: 4,975
Full-time Non EU: 11,000
Part-time Non EU: 5,500

LLM in Civil Litigation and Dispute Resolution
Full-time EU: 9,950
Part-time EU: 4,975
Full-time Non EU: 11,000
Part-time Non EU: 5,500

LLM in Public International Law
Full-time EU: 12,750
Part-time EU: 6,375
Full-time Non EU: 12,750
Part-time Non EU: 6,375

Financial Aid

We offer a range of scholarships to UK/EU and non-EU students. To find out more, please visit www.city.ac.uk/law

Location

We are located in the heart of London, close to the capital's leading financial, legal, media and medical institutions.

London has been placed second in the QS Top Universities Best Student Cities in the World 2012. London's "world-class facilities" and its position as "a nerve-centre of global academia" were commended. QS describes London as "one of the world's most important financial centres", as well as "one of the most important cities in the world in media and the arts [and] a host of other industries".

Both professionally and personally, students have the opportunity to benefit from all that London has to offer. Personally, take advantage of London's famous nightlife, parks and sports facilities. Nearby you will find national arts venues Sadler's Wells and the Barbican. The local area offers world-class dance, music, theatre, galleries and museums, as well as a large selection of bars, shops and restaurants.

Accommodation

For more information about postgraduate accommodation, please visit www.city.ac.uk/study/why-study-at-city/accommodation

Program Information

Full-Time, Part-Time, Distance Learning
Programs
  • LLM in EU Commercial Law
  • LLM in International Banking and Finance
  • LLM in International Business Law (Distance learning)
  • LLM in International Commercial Law
  • LLM in International Competition Law
  • LLM in International Energy Litigation
  • LLM in Maritime Law (UK)
  • LLM in Maritime Law (Greece; see separate listing)
  • LLM in Criminal Litigation
  • LLM in Civil Litigation and Dispute Resolution
  • LLM in Public International Law
  • Master of Jurisprudence (M.Jur) in International Commercial Law
Language of Instruction
  • English
Program Website
By Research
Programs
  • LLM by research
  • MPhil
  • PhD
Program Features
  • The main areas of research are
    • Company / Commercial / Contract
    • Competition
    • Criminal (includes substance and procedure)
    • Human Rights / Civil Liberties
    • International (includes all aspects)
    • Legal Professions / Professional Practice
    • Legal Skills
    • Media Law
    • European Law
Language of Instruction
  • English
Program Website

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