Cardiff Law School

Cardiff University

International Commercial Law

This course gives students the opportunity to study topics in depth and to conduct research in areas of commercial law of particular interest and value to them. On completion of the International Commercial Law route students should be able to demonstrate advanced knowledge of those areas of commercial law selected for study, undertake research in any area of commercial law, demonstrate an understanding of basic legal research techniques, and make an oral and written presentation of the results of individually conducted research. Depending on the programme and the particular module, teaching methods comprise a mix of lectures and seminars, individual and joint written and oral presentations and distance learning. All modules are supported by extensive IT provision available on campus. Modules are typically led by staff actively engaged in research relevant to their subject matter.

Entry requirements

Applicants should hold a 2nd Class Honours degree in law, although appropriate alternative qualifications will be considered. Students whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent (with a minimum 6.0 in each component).

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include essays, examination and dissertation.

Sponsorship information

Funding assistance may be given via bursary or Local Education Authority.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time £ 6,100 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
LLM Full-time £ 14,200 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
LLM Part-time £ 2,976 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
LLM Part-time £ 7,100 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cathays Park Campus Cardiff CF10 3AT Wales

Key information

Postgraduate Enquiries, Cardiff Law School
Telephone number: 
029 2087 4351