Kingston University

Kingston University

General Law

This course enables students to meet the challenges of the commercial client by acquiring advanced legal knowledge, as well as practical skills and techniques, in a range of key business areas. Students also acquire significant research and analytical skills.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree in law (usually a 2.2 degree or above); or a Joint Honours degree (2.2 or above) where the major component is in law e.g. accounting and law or combined studies; or a Graduate Diploma in law (CPE), legal practice course or bar vocational course; a qualification as a solicitor or barrister; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 with 5.5 at least in reading, speaking, listening and writing.

Course modules

Modules include: Dissertation; legal research theory and methodology. Option modules: advocacy; alternative dispute resolution; arbitration; civil liberties and human rights; civil procedure; company law; EU competition law; environmental law and regulation; european union environmental law; EU immigration law; evidence and arbitral awards; family mediation; individual employment law; insolvency law; international economic law; international environmental law and sustainability; international law and economic development; international sale of goods and e-commerce; labour law in the global economy; legal aspects of business finance; migration theory, policy and legal practice; refugee law and forced migration; termination of employment; the single European market; UK immigration law.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through written coursework; examinations; dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time £ 8,200 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
LLM Full-time £ 12,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
LLM Part-time £ 4,510 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
LLM Part-time £ 6,875 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Kingston Hill Kingston upon Thames KT2 7LB South East

Key information

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0844 855 2177