International Business and Corporate Law, L.L.M.

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition Fee
    14750 GBP/year
    Tuition fee
    6500 GBP/year
    Tuition fee
  • English
    Language
University rank #150 (WUR) ,
This International Business and Corporate Law programme from Lancaster University is designed to ensure that whatever your focus, you can combine courses to give you a coherent international and European perspective on the law as it relates to business and affects corporations. There is scope within the programme for you to pursue specific interests.

About

This International Business and Corporate Law programme from Lancaster University is designed to ensure that whatever your focus, you can combine courses to give you a coherent international and European perspective on the law as it relates to business and affects corporations. There is scope within the programme for you to pursue specific interests.

This scheme offers two optional pathways, the programme of which will be confirmed by the student at registration:

  • Studying five modules with a 20,000 word dissertation

  • Studying six modules with a 15,000 word dissertation

Core modules:

  • Corporations in International Business Law

  • Dissertation

Optional modules:

(Subject to change; choose four)

  • Conflicts of Law in Business Relations

  • Companies and Contracts

  • Corporate Governance

  • Environmental Law

  • European and International Competition Law

  • European Union Law

  • Independent Research Module

  • International Business Law and Institutions (WTO)

  • International Environmental Law

  • International Investment Law

  • International Law

  • Insolvency Law

  • Intellectual Property

  • Law of International Organisations and Institutions

Any other LLM module may be taken with permission from the Director.

Programme Structure

You will study a range of modules as part of your course, some examples of which are listed below.

Year 5

    Core

    • Corporations in International Business Law

    Optional

    • Intellectual Property Law

    • Corporate Governance

    • European Union Law

    • European and International Competition Law

    • International Law

    • International Business Law and Institutions

    • International Environmental Law

    • The Law of International Organisations and Institutions

    • Contracts and Companies

    • Indepedent Research Module

    • Conflicts of Law in Business Relations

    • Environmental Law

    • Dissertation (60 credits)

    • LL.M Dissertation

    Information contained on the website with respect of modules is correct at the time of publication, but changes may be necessary, for example as a result of student feedback, or staff changes, or new research.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Application deadline and start date were not specified by the programme.
  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
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English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

  • A good second class honours degree, in an appropriate discipline.
  • IELTS: 6.5 or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14750 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • Part Time (per year):UK/EU-£3,250

Funding

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