University of Leeds

University of Leeds

International Law

This programme gives you the opportunity to develop a thorough knowledge and understanding of the essential elements of international law as a distinct legal system. International law is a developing and dynamic subject. Not only does it direct and shape its primary subjects (states) but it is increasingly a matter of concern for international and national organisations and even individuals.

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

Compulsory modules: Global governance through law; international human rights law; postgraduate legal research skills. Optional modules: Alternative dispute resolution; EU discrimination law; European human rights; international corporate rescue; international economic law; international human rights and disabled people; World Trade Organisation law.

Assessment methods



Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time - 12 months
LLM Part-time - 24 months
PgCert Full-time - 12 months
PgDip Full-time - 12 months

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School of Law
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