University of Stirling

University of Stirling

Corporate Social Responsibility

This course takes a multi-disciplinary approach to this topic by combining perspectives from law, business, management, history and philosophy. By the end of the course, students are not only familiar with the origins of the debate surrounding corporate social responsibility; they are also given an understanding of current developments in a wide range of topics as well as clarity on how businesses operate in society.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2nd Class Honours degree (2.1 preferred) or equivalent in a relevant subject. Applicants without these formal qualifications but with significant appropriate/relevant work/life experience are encouraged to apply. IELTS 6.0 (5.5 in all bands)

Course modules

Modules include: Regulating corporate social responsibility (CSR) 1; responsible business in society; managing international organisations; investment law; regulating CSR 2; business in Europe; research methods and dissertation preparation module; banking and finance law; alternative commercial dispute resolution; environmental law; dissertation on corporate social responsibility.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by means of coursework and an examination.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time £ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
LLM Full-time £ 13,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Stirling Campus Stirling FK9 4LA Scotland

Key information

Telephone number: 
01786 467046