University of Aberdeen

University of Aberdeen

Public International Law

The programme is designed for law graduates or professionals in possession of a full law degree or who hold an equivalent degree and/or have sufficient professional experience in the field. It caters for those already working in, or pursuing a career in governmental institutions, international organisations, international non-governmental organisations, international legal firms, or as international legal consultants. The programme may also serve to engage in an academic career and prepare a PhD.

Entry requirements

Normally a 2.1 Honours degree in Law (or another related discipline) or equivalent; an IELTS of 6.5 with 6.0 in the writing and reading (or equivalent TOEFL iBT or PTE).

Course modules

Modules include: Critical legal thinking and scholarship; international energy and environmental law (1); world trade organisation: GATT (1); the politics of human rights (1); international energy and environmental law (1); the politics of human rights (1); world trade organisation: GATT (1); the law of international organizations (2); the use of force in international law (2); international trade and finance law (2); international human rights law (2).

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on a combination of coursework submitted during the semester and a written examination at the end of the relevant semester.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
LLM Part-time September 2016 - 24 months
LLM Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
LLM Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
LLM Full-time January 2017 GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
LLM Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
LLM Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
LLM Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
LLM Part-time January 2017 - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
King's Campus Aberdeen AB24 3FX Scotland

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Key information

Contact: 
Graduate Programmes Coordinator
Telephone number: 
01224 272440