Nottingham Trent University


This course enables students to build their own programme by selecting taught modules from a choice of subject areas including: international trade and commerce law; corporate and insolvency law; intellectual property law; sports law; human rights and justice; and health law and ethics.

Entry requirements

A good degree in law (minimum 2.2) or an Honours degree in another discipline plus either the CPE (Common Professional Examination) or GDL (Graduate Diploma in Law) conversion qualification; applicants from other disciplines may be considered in appropriate circumstances, particularly if they have experience in the area, even if not lawyers. Applicants whose 1st language is not English should have an IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in each skill or an equivalent English language qualification.

Course modules

6 modules from: corporate and insolvency law; health law and ethics; human rights and justice; intellectual property law; international trade and commercial law; oil, gas and mining law; sports law.

Assessment methods

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. You can submit and receive feedback on assessments over the course of each module. The dissertation is 18,000 to 20,000 words and is researched and written independently under the guidance of an expert academic.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
LLM Part-time September 2018 3,450 (Year 1) Home/EU 2 2 Years
LLM Full-time September 2018 13,900 (Year 1) International 1 1 Years
LLM Full-time September 2018 6,900 (Year 1) Home/EU 1 1 Years
LLM Part-time September 2018 6,950 (Year 1) International 2 2 Years

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