University of Exeter

University of Exeter


- Personal tutor support and close contact with academic staff who are leaders in their fields - Innovative, rigorous and flexible LLM programme which allows students to specialise in important areas of law - Specialisms include International Commercial Law, European Law, Maritime Law, Intellectual Property Law, International Human Rights Law, Insurance Law and International Law, Conflict and Security - Graduate with your chosen specialism named on your degree certificate - Small seminar and teaching groups enabling you to fulfil your potential - Excellent career prospects Studying an LLM Master of Laws offers unrivalled academic stimulation, the opportunity to deepen your understanding of the law and specialise your knowledge in a particular area, and improved career prospects at the highest level whether that be in practice or academia. The Exeter LLM is a substantive, rigorous, and genuinely flexible programme of postgraduate study designed for the most ambitious and capable students. Delivered by some of the biggest names in legal research, our LLM allows you to create a bespoke programme of learning addressing your specific academic and professional needs, readying you to fulfil your career ambitions or for doctoral study. Our faculty is able to teach and supervise an extensive range of subjects (both at domestic and international level), with particular specialities inspired by our renowned research in the areas of Commercial Law, Public Law, Human Rights Law, Family Law and International Law.

Entry requirements

LLM: Normally a Law degree of at least a 2.1 Honours or equivalent, and have a sound understanding of the basic principles of public and private law. For full information, including English language requirements and international equivalencies, please see the relevant programme page found in the postgraduate section of our website.

Course modules

Please note constituent modules may be updated, deleted or replaced in future years as a consequence of programme development. Details at any time may be obtained from the programme website. - International commercial law; - European law; - maritime law; - intellectual property law; - international human rights law; - insurance law; - international law, conflict and security.

Assessment methods

As well as the dissertation, assessment is comprised almost entirely of extended coursework essays, with written examinations in some modules where appropriate.

Sponsorship information

The University of Exeter offers over a hundred PhD studentships annually. The majority are advertised in the Winter/Spring for entry the following September. For information on how to fund your research degree, please visit the postgraduate study pages of our website.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time September 2019 8,850 per Year 1 (EU) 1 Years
LLM Full-time September 2019 8,850 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
LLM Full-time September 2019 17,700 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
LLM Full-time September 2019 8,850 per Year 1 (England) 1 Years
LLM Full-time September 2019 8,850 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 Years
LLM Full-time September 2019 8,850 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 Years
LLM Part-time September 2019 - 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Streatham Campus EX4 4QJ South West

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