Edinburgh Law School

University of Edinburgh

Human Rights

This programme is designed to provide students with a theoretical and practical understanding of international human rights law in its broader political context, with a particular emphasis on the relationship between human rights and conflict resolution.

Entry requirements

The minimum entry requirement for the programme is a UK 2.1 honours degree or its equivalent if outside the UK. If English is not their 1st language, students must have 1 of the following qualifications as evidence of their spoken and written English: IELTS: total 7.0 (at least 6.5 in each module); TOEFL-iBT: total 100 (at least 23 in each module); PTE(A): total 67 (at least 61 in each of the 'Communicative Skills' sections); CPE: Grade B; CAE: Grade A.

Assessment methods



Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time £ 9,650 per Academic year (home fees) 1 calendar years
LLM Full-time £ 16,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 calendar years

Campus details

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

Key information

Edinburgh Law School Postgraduate Office
Telephone number: 
0131 650 9821