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LLM Postgraduate Laws

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May 2024

December 2024

Programme Duration

1-5 years

Academic Direction
Queen Mary University of London, UCL
Modes of Study
Local teaching centre

With this world-class flexible Law degree, you could achieve your LLM without a prior degree and choose to specialise in one of 32 areas or select from 68 courses for a general award.

Key features

  1. Learn from the experts

    Academic direction for the degree is provided jointly by Queen Mary University of London and UCL, both of which are ranked in the top 10 Law departments in the UK (2022 QS World University Rankings).

  2. You can choose what you study

    You can pursue this LLM degree without specific specialisation and select from 68 offered courses, or you can choose to specialise in one of 32 areas.

  3. Open to non-law graduates

    You can achieve your LLM even without a prior degree, via our three possible entry points: the Postgraduate Certificate, the Postgraduate Diploma, and the LLM. Even if you choose not to undertake the full LLM, you can gain a respected postgraduate qualification in law.

  4. Study flexibly online

    With up to five years to complete the programme, you can spread the cost of your degree and continue working full time. With no relocation costs, studying for a University of London degree by distance learning can represent a more affordable option than studying on campus.

  5. Worldwide relevance

    Gain advanced knowledge of legal issues for careers in law, government, banking and financial services, national and international corporations, regional and international organisations, shipping, the media, human rights and more.

  6. Enhance your employability skills

    Throughout this LLM you will be developing and strengthening the Global Employability Skills, highlighted by the University of London Careers Service, that will help you to progress your career. Each of the 32 different specialisms can be mapped against these key skills which you can showcase to employers.


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