Masters | Postgraduate Course - Flexible Study (Laws) LLM Course Details within Queen Mary University of London

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Flexible Study (Laws) LLM

Study Details

LLM Variable 2 to 4 years Part time

The LLM Flexible Study is a unique opportunity for students to experience and acquire an innovative LLM and to tailor-make a programme to suit individual needs and aspirations, without having to interrupt their career. The breadth of choice and flexibility on offer will make this programme of great interest to busy professionals wanting to develop and enhance their knowledge in their chosen areas of law.

Offered over a two to four year period, the LLM Flexible Study offers the full range of the School of Law’s postgraduate modules, which can be studied in London, a combination of our international campuses and with distance learning modules.

Students can choose and blend their modules to acquire a postgraduate Diploma or LLM programme on a flexible basis, giving unparalleled choice.

Module details

 The LLM Flexible Study gives students access to all of the LLM modules currently being offered by the School of Law, wherever they are taught and by whatever method.

It comprises of existing modules from:

  • the LLM in London;
  • the LLMs in Paris and Piraeus, where block teaching is offered;
  • the QMUL online programme in International Dispute Resolution
  • the Distance Learning LLM in Computer and Communication Law, and
  • the Modules from the LLM Technology, Media and Telecommunications Law (Paris/DL)
  • the Postgraduate Diplomas in Dispute Resolution (Arbitration)and Dispute Resolution (Mediation) (Distance Learning)*Suspended for 2018-19*

Entry Requirements

Entry requirements
Law graduates

The usual qualification for entry to the LLM programme is a degree in law, or a degree with a substantial law content, of at least 2.1 honours (or equivalent). Law graduates with 2.2 honours who also have other legal qualifications and/or substantial professional legal experience may also qualify.

Non-law graduates

Non-law graduates with a minimum second class honours degree, that have also obtained a Merit (or 60 per cent) in the Common Professional Examination (CPE) or Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL) recognised by the UK professional bodies, may also qualify. Non-law graduates may also be considered on the basis of exceptional professional experience (of at least five years) in a legal area or an area directly related to their programme of study.

In all cases, a full online application is required in order for a fair assessment and decision to be made. Each application is considered on its merits and on sight of full application documents.
A full and detailed CV is required for all applications and is particularly relevant where professional experience needs to be considered.

Programme Funding

There are a number of sources of funding available for Masters students.

These include a significant package of competitive Queen Mary bursaries and scholarships in a range of subject areas, as well as external sources of funding.