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LLM International Arbitration

Course Overview

A Master of Laws (LLM) is a postgraduate degree designed to enhance your academic legal knowledge, particularly focusing on specific areas of interest. Specially designed for law and non-law graduates who want to gain a Master’s qualification in law, this course gives you the opportunity to explore issues surrounding International Arbitration.

WHAT WILL I STUDY?

The LLM International Arbitration course will allow you to explore issues surrounding International Arbitration, providing the substantive knowledge needed in order to enhance your practice. You will examine international commercial arbitration and international investment arbitration, covering areas such as the legal framework of international commercial arbitration; the jurisdiction of arbitration tribunals and the enforcement of arbitral awards. Upon successful completion, and in addition to your LLM, you will be eligible for membership of the CIArb which would open up routes to becoming an international arbitration practitioner. Be taught by subject matter experts, former and current practitioners and research and teaching focused academics Focus on legal practice, not just theory Benefit from strategic partnerships with firms, regulators and accreditation bodies Learn about Legal Technology by selecting to study modules in legal technology Improve your employability by gaining important transferable skills and mapping your career with our careers team Gain extra skill and experience of international arbitration through opportunities and engagement with the CIArb
Modules
  • International Arbitration
  • Research Methods Training (sessions throughout Terms 1 and 2 / 1-4)
  • Dissertation in International Arbitration
  • Elective modules

    • Advocacy and Bar Skills**
    • Civil and Criminal Litigation*
    • International Criminal Law
    • Mediation and Alternative Dispute Resolution**

Entry Requirements

Minimum second class honours Degree

Funding Options

PC
ULA
Notes
*All elective modules are subject to availability.

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