Edinburgh Law School

University of Edinburgh

International Economic Law

This programme is designed to provide an advanced understanding of the law, institutions and policy concerning international economic relations and their ongoing development by the United Nations, the World Trade Organisation, the World Bank, and the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent; applicants whose 1st language is not English require: IELTS 7.0 (with at least 6.0 in each module); TOEFL internet-based test 100 (with at least 20 in each module); PTE(A) 67 (with at least 56 in each of the communicative skills sections); or CPE grade B or CAE grade A.

Course modules

Students must take: world trade organization law; international investment law. Option courses; students can take up to 60 credits of option courses including the following: fundamental issues in international law; regulation of international finance: the law, the economics, the politics; EU external economic relations law; international commercial arbitration; international intellectual property system; principles of international tax law; corporate social responsibility and the law; international climate change law.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time £ 9,650 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
LLM Full-time £ 16,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
LLM Part-time £ 4,825 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
LLM Part-time £ 8,250 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Edinburgh Edinburgh EH8 9JU Scotland

Key information

Postgraduate Administrator
Telephone number: 
0131 650 2008