Queen Mary University of London

Queen Mary University of London

Comparative and International Dispute Resolution

The course aims to inspire a new generation of lawyers to rethink traditional approaches to conflict and conflict resolution.

Entry requirements

Applicants must have a degree in Law, or a degree with a substantial law content, of at least 2.1 Honours (or equivalent). Law graduates with 2.2 Honours who also have other legal qualifications and/or substantial professional legal experience may also qualify. Non-law graduates: Non-law graduates with a minimum 2nd Class Honours degree, that have also obtained a Merit (or 60 per cent) in the Common Professional Examination (CPE) or Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL) recognised by the UK professional bodies, may also qualify. Non-law graduates may also be considered on the basis of exceptional professional experience (of at least five years) in a legal area or an area directly related to their programme of study.

Course modules

Modules include: Alternative dispute resolution; commercial law written and oral advocacy; international and comparative commercial arbitration; international commercial law; international commercial; litigation: commercial conflict of laws; international construction contracts and arbitration; international economic law; international trade and investment dispute settlement; international; trade and intellectual property law; regulation of international trade; energy regulation and policy; strategic decision making for lawyers; negotiation theory and practice; international arbitration and energy; international investment law and policy; international investment law; regulation of international investment and public policy.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time £ 12,600 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
LLM Full-time £ 18,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
LLM Full-time £ 12,600 per Academic year (EU fees) 12 months
LLM Part-time - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Lincoln's Inn Fields London WC2A 3JB

Key information

LLM Office
Telephone number: 
0207 882 8092