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Studying International Law

International law focuses on the legal relation between nations instead of private individuals. When referring to international law, usually the following three disciplines are distinguished: Private international law, public international law and supranational law. International law degrees prepare graduates for careers in government, international relations, international business, and more.

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166 International Law Master's degrees in United Kingdom

L.L.M. Law (Specialism Human Rights Law) LLM, PDip

Studying for a Master in Law (Specialism Human Rights Law) LLM, PDip offered by the University of Kent means having the certainty of gaining an LLM in a specialist area of Law. The Kent LLM gives you the freedom to leave your choice of specialism open until after you arrive, your specialism being determined by the modules you choose.

Kent Law School
M.Sc. Law, Governance, Risk and Compliance

The MSc in Law, Governance, Risk and Compliance is a professional programme, delivered by The University of Law in collaboration with the International Compliance Association (ICA) for those seeking career-enhancing postgraduate qualifications.

L.L.M. Competition Law

Widely respected throughout Europe and beyond, our LLM in Competition Law will challenge and inspire you in equal measure. Leading policy makers, practitioners and academics are attracted to King's throughout the year to address the most challenging questions about the theory and application of competition law and economics.

L.L.M. Employment Law and Practice

The Employment Law and Practice programme from De Montfort University is specifically designed for professionals from a wide variety of backgrounds and organisations, and is particularly suitable for lawyers, HR professionals, company secretaries, owner-managers and those with HR responsibilities.

KNect365 Learning
L.L.M. International Human Rights Law

The LLM International Human Rights Law from University of Essex is the oldest established human rights law course in Europe, and reflects our University’s global reputation as the leading centre for human rights research, practice and education.

School of Law
Postgraduate Certificate Postgraduate Certificate in Human Rights and Development Management

The online Postgraduate Certificate in Human Rights and Development Management at The Open University UK analyses various approaches of corporate social responsibility used by international businesses. The postgraduate degree includes courses of human rights law and development management. Learn to assess legal practices in order to support and protect human rights.

The Open University UK Business and Management
L.L.M. European Union Commercial Law

The LLM European Union Commercial Law from University of Essex allows you to acquire a specialist’s knowledge and understanding of the law of the EU. You develop critical, analytical and research skills, ensuring you are capable of working in the field of EU law as a lawyer, regulator, legal adviser or researcher with government or international and business organisations (including the EU administration).

School of Law
L.L.M. International Human Rights Law

Develop and refine your expertise with this career-enhancing distance learning course in International Human Rights Law from De Montfort University , designed for both legal and non-legal professionals.

KNect365 Learning
Postgraduate Certificate International Trade and Commercial Law

Developed by subject experts and experienced legal professionals, this online Postgraduate Certificate in International Trade and Commercial Law from University of Essex Online is the starting point for your journey on our postgraduate law pathway.

L.L.M. International Commercial Law

To survive in today's competitive environment, busy and ambitious professionals need wide range of skills, knowledge and expertise. With the ultimate flexiblility which our programme offers, you can advance in your career and still continue to manage other responsibilities in your life. London School of Planning and Management offers the LLM in International Commercial Law degree course.

L.L.M. Qualifyng Law

This Qualifiing Law programme from Birkbeck, University of London - School of Business, Economics and Informatics places the study of law in a historical, social and comparative context. 

Postgraduate courses
L.L.M. International Development Law and Human Rights

On this course you’ll examine the theories and practices of development, social justice and human rights within and across nations. Among the themes explored are the implications of globalisation and its governance regimes, the feminisation of impoverishment, humanitarian and displacement issues, development and human rights, and the implications of environmental degradation.

M.A. International Law and International Relations

Combining teaching from the Department of Politics, Philosophy and Religion (PPR) and the Law School, this degree develops skills, ability and knowledge in the field of International Relations. Students without prior study of politics, law or international relations are encouraged, but are expected to work hard to make up the gap to master advanced level study of these subjects.

Politics and International Relations
L.L.M. International Human Rights

Are you looking for a thorough knowledge of human rights in order to support your career plans? This specialist postgraduate degree is particularly relevant for those who are looking for higher-level roles within the legal profession, human rights organisations or international campaigning groups.

L.L.M. International Economic Law, Justice and Development

The International Economic Law, Justice and Development programme from Birkbeck, University of London - School of Business, Economics and Informatics is particularly well suited to lawyers and non-lawyers within non-governmental organisations, government departments and in-house corporate social responsibility departments, who wish to critically reflect on their role as practitioners.

Postgraduate courses
M.Sc. Citizenship and Human Rights

Are you a professional or volunteer working between state and market with an interest the principles of human rights? This work-based programme offers in-depth views of Globalisation and Migration; Leadership, Equality and Social Responsibility.

Glasgow School for Business and Society
L.L.M. International Law

LLM International Law, University of Nottingham This course is for those seeking a broader based qualification, including options involving any aspect of international law, whether public or private.

L.L.M. International Human Rights

The LLM International Human Rights at Birmingham City University examines the impact of international human rights standards on national constitutions and laws, with particular focus given to the conflict between international standards and national provision.

School of Law
Postgraduate Certificate International Intellectual Property Law

This part-time programme provides a comprehensive overview of theoretical and practical aspects of intellectual property law. The course is suitable for both law graduates and those with backgrounds in the sciences, technology, engineering and the humanities.

College of Business, Arts and Social Sciences
L.L.M. International Financial Law

The pathway in International Financial Law is a widely respected specialist LLM with an international reputation. It focuses on the law, documentation and legal issues affecting major transactions in global financial markets and their regulation.

L.L.M. Human Rights

The LLM Programme in Human Rights reflects established areas of research strength in the School of Law, and offers options which are of international relevance and which meet the demand for studying contemporary human rights issues at an advanced level.

College of Arts and Social Sciences
M.A. International Human Rights

Developed in association with the renowned human rights barrister, Geoffrey Robertson, QC, and distinguished colleagues of the world-famous Doughty Street Chambers, this innovative programme examines some of the key challenges in the field of International Human Rights. This programme is offered by Regent's University London.

L.L.M. International Law

The LLM (International Law) is one of the named routes through our LLM programme and allows you to specialise and develop expertise in international legal issues. The programme has been designed by a team of highly motivated academic staff at Teesside University who have particular research interests that have informed its content.

School of Social Sciences & Law
L.L.M. International Law

The LLM in International Law offers a range of courses covering both public and private international law. It enables students to undertake advanced legal research and writing in this field and educates students in the analysis of international treaties and case law with an international law dimension.

College of Arts and Social Sciences
Postgraduate Diploma Law, PGCert

The PGDL is an ideal stepping stone into either a full-time law career or advanced legal study. If you do not have an LLB Law degree awarded by a university of England and Wales, completing this course enables you to go on to professional training as a barrister or a solicitor.

School of Law
M.Sc. Global Crime, Justice and Security

This Global Crime, Justice and Security Masters degree at Liverpool John Moores University is based on internationally recognised research and is delivered by its expert authors. You will extend your knowledge of issues of global crime, justice and security within an international legal context through the study of a selection of specialist areas of law and policy.

M.A. Legal Studies (General Programme)

The MA in International and Comparative Legal Studies allows students to create their own programme structure, choosing courses from a range covering comparative regional law, trade law, law and development, commercial law (including copyright and patent law), human rights, environmental law, Islamic law, dispute resolution, and international law.

Faculty of Law and Social Sciences
L.L.M. International Law and Criminology of Armed Conflict

The Aberystwyth LLM course in International Law & Criminology of Armed Conflict is designed to give you a comprehensive understanding of human rights law with a particular focus on armed conflict and criminology. Upon completion of the LLM International Law & Criminology of Armed Conflict, you will be able to demonstrate in-depth knowledge of basic law and criminological theory, as well as the ability to apply your learning to practical problems and authentic case studies. This pairing of theory and application will give you an impressive degree of expertise in this critical area of international law.

Department of Law and Criminology
Master Graduate Diploma International Trade Law with English for Academic Purposes

This course is for you if you need to improve your English language skills and subject knowledge of international trade law before going on to a Masters course. You improve your language fluency and academic vocabulary, develop your academic skills, and gain experience of western methods of teaching and learning so that you can progress onto a relevant Masters course in our School of Law.

International Academy
L.L.M. International Commercial Law

Enhance your career in commercial law with a degree awarded by the University of Northampton, delivered by RITE Online Academy. In the era of globalisation and the growth of transnational corporations, the study of International Commercial Law is particularly relevant.

Pre-Master Graduate Diploma in Law

The Graduate Diploma in Law programme offered by City University London offers preparation for master's degrees in law and litigation. The Graduate Diploma combines academic study, intensive English language teaching and study skills to prepare you for entry into a postgraduate university degree.

L.L.M. International Business Law

The International Business Law programme from BPP University is designed for you if you wish to practice international business law not only in the UK but also elsewhere. It covers specific areas of law necessary to help you advise on cross-border business activity.

BPP Law School
L.L.M. International Economic Law (PGDip)

The LLM in International Economic Law (PGDip) from Oxford Brookes University provides the opportunity to study the international law of trade and finance from the public policy perspective of the regulator. It enables the student to specialise from, a wide range of subjects and topics in areas such as the regulatory framework of the global trading system, the resolution of trade disputes, and the legal and policy mechanisms affecting foreign direct investment.

School of Law
Master Global Health, Law and Governance

Global public health has become a subject of study across several disciplines, including biomedicine, political economy, sociology and anthropology, epidemiology and statistics, health services research, and policy studies. Law has also been amongst these, but has rarely been the focus of dedicated study in the context of global public health. Yet legal frameworks and instruments continue to evolve and to shape and influence both the content and delivery of standards and policy goals.

M.Res. Global Health Law and Governance

The MRES in Global Health Law and Governance is a pre-doctoral training programme designed to provide a critical, research led approach to the study of Global Heath Governance, together with training in the key research skills appropriate for Doctoral level study. 

L.L.M. Global Environmental Law and Governance

The programme aims to help students critically appraise and creatively contribute to environmental regulation and governance at the international, transnational, national and local levels.  You'll focus on the global dynamics of environmental law. In particular, you'll look at the mutual influences and interactions among different regulatory levels.  

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
L.L.M. International Law and Sustainable Development

In a world facing unique economic, environmental and social challenges of a scale not seen before, promoting sustainable development has become a pressing priority. The course will give you a solid grounding in the structures, rules and principles of aspects of public international law that impact on sustainable development.

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
L.L.M. Law - European Legal Studies (LLM)

This programme offers a range of units which give you the opportunity to study the internal workings of the Union and the ever-increasing penetration of Community law into the national legal orders of the Member States.

Faculty of Social Sciences and Law
M.A. Diplomacy, Law and Global Change

This Diplomacy, Law and Global Change course at Coventry University focuses on the emerging global order of the twenty-first century. You will study two core areas: Diplomacy and the International System and International Law in the Contemporary World Arena.

M.Sc. Citizenship and Human Rights By Learning Contact

This programme Citizenship and Human Rights By Learning Contact, Glasgow Caledonian University is designed for professionals and volunteers, working between state and market, who are interested in promoting the principles of human rights including anti-discrimination, participative democracy, accountability and social responsibility,

Department of Law, Economics, Accountancy & Risk
M.A. Law By Research (September start)

The MA Law by Research is an ideal choice for you, if you want to undertake in-depth and individually supervised research on a topic of your own choice. It is ideal if you are aiming to proceed to doctoral study, or if you wish to enhance your career prospects by developing expertise in a specific area of law, and improve your research and writing skills. The ability to undertake a major piece of research is a transferable skill which is relevant to many different kinds of employment.

Masters Programmes
M.A. International Law, Ethics and Politics

The International Law, Ethics and Politics MA programme from the University of Birmingham introduces students to the issues at the intersection of International law, particularly International Law and European law; ethics; and international politics. 

Department of Philosophy
M.Res. Human Rights & International Politics

This ESRC-recognised research-training Human Rights & International Politics programme at University of Glasgow gives you a broad and rigorous grounding in the study and methodologies of one of the most salient and pressing issues in the contemporary world: the place of individual human rights in a system of international relations in which states' rights have traditionally been paramount.

School of Social and Political Sciences
L.L.M. International Economic Law

Since the establishment of the Bretton Woods System in the aftermath of the Second World War, we have seen an extraordinary evolution of international economic relations towards interdependence and integration, and discussions on this process –known as economic globalisation– are commonplace in academic and other fora.

Edinburgh Law School
L.L.M. International Commercial Law

You’ll learn about the regulation of trading and commercial activities, cross-border transactions between companies and individuals, and the process of harmonising commercial law. You’ll also learn to apply the rules of international trade law and develop critical perspectives so that you can evaluate cutting-edge scenarios and the theories underlying trade liberalisation.

L.L.M. International Studies in Intellectual Property Law

Intellectual Property (IP) is a fast growing area of the law, requiring highly qualified multilingual specialists who can deal with IP rights across national borders. The new LLM International Studies in Intellectual Property Law course offers a specialised programme of study that will enable you to meet the requirements of a future career in this area. 

Ealing Law School
M.A. Human Rights

This course examines the human rights actors, activities and mechanisms used to define and protect human rights. A key concept is the role of practitioners/activists in the field. The course deals with political developments in the UK, in Europe and internationally, and explores the extent to which human rights are enshrined in and supported by deeper politics and culture, and by institutions, structures, movements and values.

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
L.L.M. International and Comparative Tax Law

The International and Comparative Tax Law programme from BPP University will help you develop a detailed understanding and knowledge of selected key principles, rules and concepts of business taxation (including international taxation) in the UK and United States.

BPP Law School
L.L.M. International Law: Crime, Justice and Human Rights

This programme draws upon Birmingham Law School's research strengths in International Law, International Humanitarian Law, Criminal Law and Justice, and Human Rights, enabling students to develop expertise in a wide range of relevant International law subjects. Explore postgraduate study at Birmingham at one of our on-campus open days.

Birmingham Law School
L.L.M. International Law

International law is an increasingly important field of study and practice. Never before has international law taken such a central position in public debates. 

L.L.M. International Law

The International Law programme at the University of Glasgow reflects the breadth of contemporary international law, addressing issues as diverse as world trade disputes, United Nations peacekeeping, international human rights litigation, State responsibility and criminal trials before international courts.

School of Law
Preparation Course Diploma in International Commercial Law (Level 7)

This programme Diploma in International Commercial Law offered by Stanmore School of Business aims to provide you with a deeper understanding of how international commercial law operates. Following successful completion of the Postgraduate Diploma in International Commercial Law, you should have developed a range of skills, which include: a sound understanding of each of the chosen areas of law.

L.L.M. Transitional Justice and Conflict

This pathway connects research in law, social science and contemporary politics to provide you with a solid grounding in international human rights and international humanitarian law. You’ll focus on responses to violations of these legal regimes through transitional justice and international criminal justice. 

L.L.M. International Law

With globalisation international law is becoming increasingly important and this course prepares you for your future career in the international arena. International Law at the University of Westminster is one of the oldest and most popular courses in international law in London. It attracts students from every nationality and background, not only those who have previously studied law, but also those with a degree in political science, international relations, economics or other relevant discipline.

School of Law
L.L.M. Law - Human Rights Law (LLM)

This programme offers a range of units suitable both for those with some previous knowledge of human rights law and for those seeking an introduction to specific human rights law issues. Units cover International Law and Human Rights) and more specialist areas (eg Employment Rights, International Law of Labour and Welfare Rights, Migration Law, Privacy Law).

Faculty of Social Sciences and Law
L.L.M. International Law, Globalisation and Development (PGDip/ PGCert)

The LLM in International Law, Globalisation and Development (PGDip/ PGCert) from Oxford Brookes University provides the opportunity to study the history, theories and application of the concepts of development and globalisation under international law. The course covers contemporary topics such as foreign investment, food security, the right to development and self-determination, post-conflict and transitional countries, and conflicts over energy and resources.

School of Law
Master International Human Rights Law

Welcome to the Master's programme in International Human Rights Law at the University of Oxford. This is a part-time degree offered over two academic years. It involves two periods of distance learning via the internet as well as two summer sessions held at New College, Oxford.

L.L.M. Law - Labour Law and Corporate Governance (LLM)

The Labour Law and Corporate Governance LLM offers a range of units for those wishing to specialise in employment and company law matters. It provides an opportunity to study both employment and company law aspects of modern business comprehensively.

Faculty of Social Sciences and Law
M.Sc. Human Rights

The MSc Human Rights is a unique multidisciplinary programme that provides a concentrated year-long engagement with the foundations of human rights and key human rights issues. It is taught by leading scholars in the field. Human rights are not just an object of study, but also a matter of policy, intervention and practice.

Department of Sociology