University of Sheffield School of Law

University of Sheffield


The Sheffield LLM is a flexible programme, giving you the opportunity to gain masters-level knowledge and skills across a diverse range of legal topics and to tailor the course to your own interests and career aspirations. Drawing on the considerable expertise of our staff, teaching is research-led and practice-oriented. You are encouraged to undertake your own independent research to support your learning. There are opportunities to get involved with conferences and research seminars, many of which involve visiting experts from the UK and overseas, as well as staff from the School of Law. The course is delivered through weekly seminars in each subject area, with assessment through essays and a dissertation.

Course modules

Options include: Theoretical Foundations of International Organisations; Principles of Company Law and Corporate Governance; Fundamentals of Intellectual Property Law; Principles of International Law; Principles of Commercial Law; EU Constitutional Law in International Context; European Copyright Law; International Criminal Law; Finance and Banking.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include coursework and dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time September 2018 - 12 Months
LLM Part-time September 2018 - 24 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

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