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University of Dundee

University of Dundee

International Petroleum Taxation and Finance (distance learning)

The course is aimed at petroleum industry professionals, both in government and industry, who wish to gain a grounding in the fiscal and financial dimensions of the international petroleum industry within a legal framework; the programme combines legal, policy and quantitative studies.

Entry requirements

LLM: A good 4 year degree, equivalent to a UK Honours degree, preferably at 2.1 Honours degree level or above; equivalent of a 2.2 Honours degree may also apply; preferred degree disciplines; law; economics; geology; petroleum or mining engineering; finance; work experience in the energy/natural resources industry is an advantage; though not strictly a requirement for admission to the LLM; English language proficiency requirements are; IELTS 6.5, or TOEFL 603 or 250 on the computer-based test.

Course modules

Natural resources sectors (a multidisciplinary introduction); dissertation or internship; international petroleum law and policy; mineral and petroleum taxation; risk analysis for energy and mining investment decision making; financial and project analysis of natural resources and energy ventures; legal framework for international project finance; mineral resources policy and economics; petroleum policy and economics.

Assessment methods

Dissertation; internship report; PhD proposal.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
LLM Distance learning September 2019 24 Months
LLM Distance learning May 2020 24 Months
LLM Distance learning March 2020 24 Months
LLM Distance learning November 2019 24 Months
LLM Distance learning April 2020 24 Months
LLM Distance learning February 2020 24 Months
LLM Distance learning August 2019 24 Months
LLM Distance learning December 2019 24 Months
LLM Distance learning January 2020 24 Months
LLM Distance learning October 2019 24 Months
LLM Distance learning July 2020 24 Months
LLM Distance learning June 2020 24 Months

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