Nottingham Law School

Nottingham Trent University

Corporate and Insolvency Law/European and Insolvency Law

Students develop their understanding and knowledge of corporate, insolvency and European law for a legal career with a strong European and international focus. Students are taught by experts from both Nottingham Law School and the Faculty of Law at Radboud University. The programme is taught at the Radboud University campus in Nijmegen during the 1st semester from September to the end of December. Students then move to Nottingham Law School in Nottingham, and are taught there until early May. The LLM thesis / dissertation can be completed at either campus.

Entry requirements

Students are required to have one of the following: a Dutch Bachelors degree (or equivalent, from a research university) in law and knowledge of the basic concepts of international or European law (as established by the examinations board); or a UK undergraduate degree in law (2.2 or above) or, an Honours degree in another discipline plus either the CPE (Common Professional Examination) or GDL (Graduate Diploma in Law) conversion qualification; or a recognised undergraduate degree in law equivalent to either of the above qualifications. Non native speakers of English, without a Dutch Bachelors degree or VWO diploma, need one of the following: a TOEFL iBT score of 83 (with at least: reading 18, listening 17; speaking 20; writing 17); or an IELTS score of at least 6.5; or a Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English (CAE) or Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE) with a mark of C or higher. International student visa requirements: it is imperative that all students check the visa requirements for studying in the Netherlands and the United Kingdom. It is the responsibility of the student to obtain their visas.

Course modules

Modules include: European competition law; advanced notions of EU law; European external relations law; principles of finance and secured transactions; cross border insolvency law; business structures and insolvency in the EU; corporate rescue (international and comparative); thesis/dissertation; research methodology and comparative law; comparative workout strategies and cross border issues in insolvency.


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

Campus details

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

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