Masters | Postgraduate Course - International Corporate Law LLM Course Details within University of Leeds

Faculty of Education, Social Sciences and Law, Beech Grove House, Leeds
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Contact Name
School of Law Postgraduate Admissions Office
International Corporate Law LLM

Study Details

LLM: 12 months full-time, 24 months part-time

This programme will enable you to develop specialised and detailed knowledge and skills in relation to the legal rules regulating international corporate law and corporate governance issues in the UK, as well as at a global level. You’ll investigate and apply principles and rules found in various areas of corporate law to novel problems, and real-world and hypothetical scenarios. You’ll also critically evaluate the legal rules, regulations, theories and underlying policies relating to Corporate Law.

Module details

Year 1
Compulsory modules

Insolvency Law 15 credits
Corporate Finance and Securities Law 15 credits
International Corporate Governance 15 credits
Postgraduate Legal Research Skills 15 credits
Dissertation 60 credits

Optional modules

Alternative Dispute Resolution 15 credits
International Competition Law 15 credits
Corporate Social Responsibility 15 credits
International Law of Credit and Security 15 credits
World Trade Organisation Law 15 credits
Conflict of Laws in Business Transactions 15 credits

Entry Requirements

A bachelor degree with a 2:1 (hons) in law, finance, economics, business or a related area.

Student Destinations

Our graduates pursue careers in business, legal practice, the public service, or any career where success is built upon the ability to understand, analyse and respond to developments in international corporate law.
Graduates have gone on to work as lawyers and compliance officers as well as working in the education sector. A number of our students also remain with us to pursue a further research career as PhD students.