BPP University

BPP University

International and Comparative Tax Law

The programme is designed for law graduates, qualified lawyers, finance managers and professionals with an accounting background. It gives you an advantage in an increasingly competitive market, by providing you with a practical and relevant knowledge of key issues in international and comparative tax law.

Entry requirements

A minimum 2.2 law degree; minimum 2.2 degree in law and another subject; minimum 2.2 non-law degree and a pass in the GDL or CPE; minimum 2.2 non-law degree and appropriate/relevant professional experience; or equivalent qualifications. Non-graduates with appropriate professional experience will also be considered. Applicants whose 1st language is not English will require an IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: Comparative commercial law. Optional modules include: advanced corporate law; business organisations� law; business tax law; Chinese business law; Chinese finance and investment law; Chinese public law and human rights; commercial law; corporate finance law; corporate securities law; financial regulation and compliance; fraud and financial crime; international and comparative tax law; international business law; Islamic business law; Islamic finance law; the law relating to financial transactions; transnational criminal justice law; UK and international banking law; the law of investigations.

Assessment methods

Assessment for each module is made through a combination of: Memorandum of advice on a practical legal issue (30 per cent); written examination (70 per cent); you must also submit a dissertation of 10,000 words (maximum) on a topic in international and comparative tax law.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time £ 9,600 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
LLM Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Holborn (London) Camden WC1R 4NY South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
03331 223 604