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Qualification type

LLM - Master of Laws

Subject areas

Environmental Law Environmental Policy

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Climate change is a universal problem with far reaching consequences for all governments, industry, societies and individuals. This compelling LLM in Environmental Law examines all the political and legal issues concerning environmental protection, climate change policies, natural resources law, with an overarching emphasis on the impact of gas and oil.

  • High rate of student employment within six months of graduation
  • Become part of our vibrant friends and alumni network
  • Dedicated law careers advisers who organise events and internship opportunities with top UK and international law firms
  • Be taught by leading, world-renowned experts in the field of environmental law

Facilities

  • Free access to online databases and collections including: LexisNexis, Westlaw, Justis, Eur-lex, Hein-Online and many more
  • The Postgraduate School of Law Centre in Lincoln's Inn Fields and the Graduate Centre at Mile End
  • Queen Mary’s excellent Law Library and European Documentation Centre
  • Access to the University of London’s Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (IALS) and the Library at Senate House

Career paths

There is a very high rate of employment of our students within six months of graduation. We have dedicated law careers advisers who organise events and internship opportunities with top UK and international law firms.

Different course options

Full time | Lincoln's Inn Fields | 1 year | SEP-20

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-20

Modules

The International Energy Law and Ethics module is concerned with legal and ethical issues arising in the energy sector. It aims to provide both a theoretical and practical approach to the analysis of these issues.
SOLM135 EU Environmental law
SOLM149 Law of the Sea: Navigational Freedoms and Practice

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£15,950

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£23,950

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to have a 2:1 or above at undergraduate level in Law or a degree with substantial law content. Law graduates with a 2:2 honours degree who also have other legal qualifications and/or substantial professional legal experience may also qualify. 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.