Northumbria University

Northumbria University

International Commercial Law

The programme offers students the opportunity to study a variety of commercial law subjects in an international context; it is of interest to legal practitioners, to those in business and to those people in the public sector who encounter various aspects of international commercial law

Entry requirements

A degree in law; or a degree incorporating law; or elements or a joint Honours degree incorporating law; or a comparable professional qualification; students with non-law degrees but appropriate work experience are also considered; candidates without a degree or equivalent but suitable work related experience may also exceptionally be considered for admission to the diploma; applicants for whom English is not their 1st language, must have attained a score of 6.5 or higher in the IELTS test.

Course modules

Intellectual property; the law of international trade; project; world trade organisation law; legal research.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time - 1 years
PgDip Distance learning - 2 years
LLM Distance learning - 3 years
PgCert Distance learning - 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Online/Distance learning
City Centre Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8ST North East

Key information

Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
0191 227 4453