Swansea University

Swansea University

Oil, Gas and Renewable Energy Law

Visit our website for more information on fees, scholarships, postgraduate loans and other funding options to study at Swansea University - winner of the 'Postgraduate' category at the WhatUni? Student Choice Awards 2017. The business of hydrocarbon energy supply remains one of the most fundamental aspects of global commerce and natural resources law in the modern era. It is not limited to exploitation of petroleum but encompasses many different aspects of law and business, from protecting the intellectual property rights of new oil and gas technology, to complex joint venture contracts, and to compensation regimes for pollution liability.

Course modules

Modules typically include: oil and gas law (contracts and liabilities); international and transnational aspects of oil and gas law; international commercial arbitration; law of intellectual assets management and transactions; law of the sea; law of international trade; charter parties (law and practice); the law of marine insurance; law and practice relating to international banking and commercial payments.

Assessment methods

All LLM modules are assessed by a combination of coursework and examination, with an equal weighting of 50% normally given to each component in the final total assessment.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time September 2018 GBP 15,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
LLM Full-time September 2018 GBP 6,850 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
LLM Part-time September 2018 GBP 3,450 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years
LLM Part-time September 2018 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years
LLM Part-time September 2018 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (International) 3 Years
LLM Part-time September 2018 GBP 2,300 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 3 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Singleton Park Campus SA2 8PP Wales

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Key information

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Swansea University Postgraduate
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01792295358