Skip to navigation | Skip to main content | Skip to footer
Menu
Menu Search the University of Manchester siteSearch
Search type

Alternatively, use our A–Z index

LLM International Business and Commercial Law / Overview

Year of entry: 2016

Degree awarded
Master of Laws
Duration
12 Months [Full-Time]
Entry requirements
A minimum upper second class honours degree, or the equivalent, in law.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants

There is no limit on the number of places available.

How to apply

Apply online

For September 2016 entry, the deadline for applications will be 15 June 2016 for International applicants, and 15 August 2016 for Home/EU applicants. 

Course options

Full-time Part-time Full-time distance learning Part-time distance learning
LLM Y N N N

Course description

The LLM International Business and Commercial Law offers you the opportunity to develop an advanced understanding of the law governing commerce and finance in today's international market.

Multinational companies must regularly overcome a wide range of legal and governance issues in order to do business worldwide. This course will encourage you to explore the legal challenges faced by international business and analyse the fundamental legal framework for dealing with them, looking at areas such as corporate governance, international trade transactions and competition law.

You will also be given the opportunity to explore topical issues, such as the implications of the global financial crisis, corporate social and environmental responsibility, the role of brands in globalisation, global economic governance, and the legal challenges of business operation and foreign investment in a development country context.

Open days

The School of Law will be represented at the Law Fair at Manchester Central on 17 November 2015 from 12.30 to 4pm, if you wish to speak to us in person on an informal basis.

The Postgraduate Taught Open Day will take place on 25 November 2015 on campus. Please check our website for details.

Fees

For entry in the academic year beginning September 2016, the tuition fees are as follows:

  • LLM (full-time)
    UK/EU students (per annum): £7,700
    International students (per annum): £15,500

The fees quoted above will be fully inclusive for the course tuition, administration and computational costs during your studies.

All fees for entry will be subject to yearly review and incremental rises per annum are also likely over the duration of courses lasting more than a year for UK/EU students (fees are typically fixed for International students, for the course duration at the year of entry). For general fees information please visit: postgraduate fees . Always contact the department if you are unsure which fee applies to your qualification award and method of attendance.

Self-funded international applicants for this course will be required to pay a deposit of £1000 towards their tuition fees before a confirmation of acceptance for studies (CAS) is issued. This deposit will only be refunded if immigration permission is refused. We will notify you about how and when to make this payment.

Contact details

Academic department
School of Law
Contact name
Ms Edita Pymm
Telephone
+44 (0)161 306 1270
Facsimile
+44 (0)161 275 4724
Email
Website
http://www.law.manchester.ac.uk/
Academic department overview
See: About Us .

Courses in related subject areas

Use the links below to view lists of courses in related subject areas.