University of Reading

University of Reading

International Commercial Law with Intellectual Property Law and Management

International Commercial Law knowledge combined with a comprehensive overview of core issues in intellectual property law and management. This unique course, the first and only LLM in the UK offering Law and Management of IP within a Business School, takes an interdisciplinary approach which combines law and business to offer a wide choice of modules across the School of Law, Arts, Communications and Designs and the renowned Henley Business School. We were ranked 10th for research intensity in a recent national assessment, with 100% of our research rated as world leading or internationally excellent, which feeds directly into your learning. In addition to all of the benefits of our International Commercial Law programme the pathway in Intellectual Property Law and Management will also provide links with employers and will give you opportunities to gain real-world experience. **Careers** This pathway leads to careers in communications and information technology sectors, law firms, entertainment and media companies, international organisations, and government and non-governmental organisations. You will develop practical skills to enter the market of IP professionals - most commercial entities have a specialised IP legal department these days.

Entry requirements

LLM: You are normally required to have a good undergraduate Honours degree (or equivalent from a university outside the UK). If you have other qualifications and a number of years' relevant work experience then you also be eligible to apply. Standard requirement is a 2:1 or higher in an undergraduate degree. However, our participants come with a variety of relevant legal and non-legal experience and all applicants are considered on individual merit.

Course modules

* Advanced issues in international commercial law * International and comparative intellectual property law * Copyright and designs * Patents and trademarks * Management in creative and cultural organisations

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time September 2019 7,545 per Whole course (EU) 1 Years
LLM Full-time September 2019 7,545 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
LLM Full-time September 2019 7,545 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 1 Years
LLM Full-time September 2019 7,545 per Whole course (England) 1 Years
LLM Full-time September 2019 7,545 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 Years
LLM Full-time September 2019 16,045 per Whole course (International) 1 Years
LLM Full-time September 2019 7,545 per Whole course (Wales) 1 Years
LLM Part-time September 2019 7,545 per Whole course (EU) 2 Years
LLM Part-time September 2019 7,545 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 Years
LLM Part-time September 2019 7,545 per Whole course (Wales) 2 Years
LLM Part-time September 2019 7,545 per Whole course (England) 2 Years
LLM Part-time September 2019 16,045 per Whole course (International) 2 Years
LLM Part-time September 2019 7,545 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 2 Years
LLM Part-time September 2019 7,545 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Reading RG6 6UR South East

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