University of Southampton

University of Southampton

International Business Law

The capacity to apply business law is a highly sought after skill in today�s competitive, and increasingly interdependent, legal world. Our programme will provide you with an opportunity to expand your knowledge of business law, will develop your analytical, evaluative and research skills and ultimately maximise your career opportunities.

Entry requirements

An Upper 2nd Class Bachelor's Degree in Law (or a degree with a substantial legal component) is normally required, but account may also be taken of practical work experience or professional qualifications within the relevant field of study. We welcome applications from international students. Mature applicants without formal qualifications but relevant work experience are also encouraged to apply.

Course modules

Core module: Dissertation. Option modules: principles of secured transactions; advanced secured transactions; corporate governance of boards; corporate governance: shareholders� rights and responsibilities; international trade law; internet law; commercial conflict of laws and international litigation; international commercial arbitration; carriage by air; insurance law; World Trade Organisation and regional economic integration; intellectual property law and theory.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time - 12 months
LLM Part-time - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Highfield Campus Southampton SO17 1BJ South East

Key information

Business and Law
Telephone number: 
023 8059 4393