University of Dundee
Mineral Law and Policy
This degree is aimed at mineral industry professionals, both in government and industry, who wish to develop their understanding of the legal and regulatory framework within which the mineral industry operates and of the key policy issues and challenges in this sector.
A good 4 year degree, equivalent to a UK Honours degree, preferably at 2.1 Honours level or above; equivalent of a 2.2 Honours degree may also apply; preferred degree disciplines; law; economics; geology; petroleum or mining engineering; finance; work experience in the energy/natural resources industry is an advantage; though not strictly a requirement for admission to the LLM; English language proficiency requirements are; IELTS 6.5, or TOEFL 603 or 250 on the computer-based test.
Modules include: law; economics; finance; the production of petroleum and minerals; graduate research methodology; dissertation; mineral resources policy and economics; international and comparative mineral law; mineral and petroleum taxation.
Examinations and a research paper.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|LLM||Full-time||£ 16,800 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|LLM||Full-time||£ 16,800 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|LLM||Full-time||£ 16,800 per Academic year (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses))||12 months|
|LLM||Full-time||£ 16,800 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Dundee City Campus||Dundee||DD1 4HN||Scotland|