University of Leeds

University of Leeds

International Corporate Law

This course enables students to develop knowledge and skills in relation to the legal rules regulating international corporate law and corporate governance issues in the UK, as well as at a global level; it allows them to critically evaluate the legal rules, regulations, theories and underlying policies relative to corporate law; students investigate and apply principles and rules found in various areas of corporate law to novel problems, and real-world and hypothetical scenarios.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree in law, finance, economics or business, or non-UK equivalent; relevant and substantial work experience of more than 5 years considered.

Course modules

Core modules: Insolvency law; advanced corporate law; international corporate governance; research methods; dissertation. Optional modules: EU discrimination law; European business law; international e-commerce law; alternative dispute resolution; EU agricultural law and the World Trade Organisation; competition law; remedies for breach of contract; advanced remedies for breach of contract; international insolvency law; corporate law; international banking law (the regulatory framework); international banking law (capital markets and loans); international corporate rescue; international law of credit and security; international trade finance law; consumer law; the international law of foreign investment; World Trade Organisation law; trade marks, geographical indications, designs and trade secrets; environmental law 1 (the regulation of pollution); international economic law; conflict of laws in business transactions; securities regulation.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MA Part-time September 2016 - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Leeds Leeds LS2 9JT Yorkshire and the Humber

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School of Law
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