University of Dundee

University of Dundee

International Energy Law and Policy (LLM)

This programme is designed for lawyers and non-lawyers to gain an understanding of the legal and regulatory environment and processes in the international energy and resources industries. It is suitable for those aspiring to be practising lawyers, legal advisers, contract managers and negotiators in these industries.

Entry requirements

LLM: You should have the equivalent to a UK Honours degree, preferably at 2:1 level or above. Candidates with a 2:2 degree may also apply. Preferred degree disciplines are Law, Economics, Geology, Petroleum or Mining Engineering, Finance. Work experience in the energy/natural resources industry is an advantage, though it is not a strict requirement for admission to the MSc. Please check our website for English language requirements.

Course modules

Natural resources sectors (a multidisciplinary introduction); dissertation or internship; downstream energy law and policy; legal framework for international project finance; international law of natural resources and energy; energy and climate change law and policy; renewable energy: technology, policy and economics.

Assessment methods

Dissertation; internship report; extended PhD proposal.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time September 2019 - 12 Months
LLM Full-time January 2020 - 12 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site DD1 4HN Scotland

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Key information

Contact: 
Dorothy Stewart
Telephone number: 
01382385453