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LLM/PgDip/PgCert International Commercial Law

LLM/PgDip/PgCert International Commercial Law

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Full time | University of Strathclyde | 12 months | SEP

Study mode

Full time


12 months

Start date


Key information

Qualification type

LLM - Master of Laws

Subject areas

Company Law Law / Legal Studies International Law

Course type


Course Summary

Why this course?

This course was formerly known as LLM International Economic Law and launched in 2009. A key aim of the programme is to provide the knowledge base and intellectual and practical skills necessary to develop a career in the area of international commercial law.

You'll have the opportunity to pursue your own interests along with the flexibility to tailor your degree according to your career path. You'll also have the opportunity to attend seminars, guest lectures and other events relevant to your study throughout your LLM studies.

Study with us

  • explore how international commercial law deals with real-world challenges
  • opportunity to undertake a research placement with an international focus - available on a competitive basis
  • introduction to the legal and normative concepts underpinning international commercial law as well as the challenges this area of law will face in the coming years
  • possibility to specialise in Financial Law and graduate with an LLM in International Commercial Law with a specialisation in Financial Regulation
  • our graduates from this programme come from all around the world including: Bangladesh, Britain, China, Colombia, France, Germany, Greece, India, Kuwait, Malawi, Mexico, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Portugal, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Spain, Thailand, Vietnam, Zimbabwe
  • formerly known as LLM International Economic Law.


We work closely our Careers Service to provide information about relevant training, internship and job opportunities. Please note that while this degree develops strong employability skills, it does not qualify graduates to enter the legal profession.


This class is compulsory for LLM/PgDip students. It's offered by online distance learning across both semesters. The aim of the module is to help you enhance your research abilities and skills with a view to improving your performance in course.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

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International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

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Entry requirements

First - or second-class Honours degree, or overseas equivalent, in a related discipline. Other qualifications may be accepted where the applicant has relevant work experience. Please note a law degree is not required for entry to this programme.

University information

The University of Strathclyde is an international leading technological university, offering a diverse variety of postgraduate course options. With over 30,000 students from over 140 countries, it has a vibrant, international community and welcomes students from around the globe. Research is at the heart of everything that the University of Strathclyde does, and almost 90% of Strathclyde’s research is rated ‘world leading’ or ‘internationally...more