The LLM in Law and Economics is a joint programme offered by the Centre for Commercial Law Studies (CCLS) and the School of Economics and Finance. This specialist programme will train in Law and Economics, an interdisciplinary topic which draws from both arenas.  The programme utilises different teaching technics to challenge students.  It is designed for anyone with an academic background in Law or Economics.

  • Master a new discipline. If you are a lawyer, you will consider the legal implication of financial and economic dilemmas. If you are an economist, you will consider the economic impact of new laws and regulations.
  • Gain the theory, knowledge, and practical skills required to work in any legal, banking, financial, governmental or research institution.
  • High-profile guest lecturers have included the  General Counsel and Director of the Legal Department (IMF) and the Chief Legal Advisor (Bank of England) and the former Minister of Finance of Greece.
  • Taught by academics from the Institute for Global Law, Economics and Finance (IGLEF), a forum for interdisciplinary study and research in the areas of law, economics and finance.

Study Details:

LLM 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time

Module Details:

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Student Destinations

This programme will enhance your career options by allowing you to specialise in the highly sought after interdisciplinary areas of law, economics and finance. There is a very high rate of employment of our students within six months of graduation. We have specialist career advisers who organise events and assist with finding internship opportunities at UK and international law firms and other employers.


January 2021: Full-time Home and EU: £15,950 International: £23,950

September 2021: Full-time Home: £16,500 International: £24,950 Part-time Home: £8,250 International: £12,500

Entry Requirements

Degree requirements

A 2:1 or above at undergraduate level in Law or Economics (Finance).

Graduates with a 2:2 honours degree who also have other legal qualifications and/or substantial professional legal experience may also qualify.

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