Nottingham Law School

Nottingham Trent University

Corporate and Insolvency Law

This course focuses on corporate organisations and the law as it relates to them; the course has been designed in response to the rapid growth in the development of corporate law in both Britain and Europe, and in order to meet the needs of the legal profession in this area.

Entry requirements

Law graduates: need a good degree in Law (minimum 2.2) or an honours degree in another discipline plus either the CPE (Common Professional Examination) or GDL (Graduate Diploma in Law) conversion qualification. Non law graduates: whilst most of our applicants have a qualification in law, applicants from other disciplines will be considered in appropriate circumstances, particularly if they have experience in the area, even if not lawyers.

Course modules

6 modules from: business organisations; intellectual property; public companies and securities regulation; the corporate employer; international competition law; principles of business regulation; corporate liquidation; corporate rescue; international and comparative corporate rescue; international commercial transactions; cross border insolvency; securing corporate debt; plus a dissertation.

Assessment methods

In each case modules are assessed through one piece of course work. This usually takes the form of a problem or essay style question, but will vary by module. You can submit and receive feedback on assessments over the course of each module.

Sponsorship information

Students who are in practice may obtain funding from their employer; bursaries are normally available for this course and are equivalent to up to half the UK/EU fees; the bursaries are competitive and are awarded on the basis of: Evidence of the pursuit of excellence in individual performance and/or experience outside education; a written statement indicating the anticipated academic and career benefits applicants may receive from studying this programme.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time £ 4,300 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
LLM Full-time £ 12,300 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
LLM Part-time £ 2,755 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
LLM Part-time £ 6,150 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years
LLM Distance learning £ 2,755 per Academic year (home fees) 21 months
LLM Distance learning £ 2,755 per Academic year (overseas fees) 21 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Nottingham NG1 4BU East Midlands
Online/Distance Learning

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Nottingham Law School
Telephone number: 
0115 848 4460