Oil, Gas and Mining Law
This course aims to provide students with a strong analytical understanding of the key legal issues in the area, with a particular focus on the environmental law and investment law aspects of the oil, gas and mining industries.
- A good law degree, 2.2 or above.
- Applicants whose first degree is not Law will be required to provide evidence of commitment to the LLM subject that they wish to study.
- Applicants from other disciplines will be welcomed in appropriate circumstances, particularly if they have experience in the area, even if not as lawyers.
We specify these minimum entry requirements, but we will assess you individually on your ability to benefit from the course. We sometimes offer places on the basis of non-standard entry qualifications, and industrial or professional experience.
Core modules: oil, gas and mining investment law 1; oil, gas and mining investment law 2; oil, gas and mining and environmental law 1; oil, gas and mining and environmental law 2.
In each case modules are assessed through 1 piece of course work. This usually takes the form of a problem or essay style question, but will vary by module. Students also submit a dissertation of around 18,000 to 20,000 words on a suitable topic of their choice.
Students who are in practice may obtain funding from their employer; bursaries are normally available for this course and are equivalent to up to half the UK/EU fees; the bursaries are competitive and are awarded on the basis of: Evidence of the pursuit of excellence in individual performance and/or experience outside education; a written statement indicating the anticipated academic and career benefits applicants may receive from studying this programme.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Fee locale||Course duration|
|LLM||Distance learning||January 2018||GBP 3,250 (Year 1)||Home/EU||21 Months|
|LLM||Distance learning||September 2018||GBP 3,450 (Year 1)||Home/EU||21 Months|
|LLM||Full-time||September 2018||GBP 13,900 (Year 1)||International||1 Years|
|LLM||Full-time||September 2018||GBP 6,900 (Year 1)||Home/EU||1 Years|
|LLM||Part-time||September 2018||GBP 6,950 (Year 1)||International||2 Years|
|LLM||Part-time||September 2018||GBP 3,450 (Year 1)||Home/EU||2 Years|
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