University of Reading

International Commercial Law with Insolvency Law

Pathways are offered for those who wish to specialise in a particular area of commercial law. One of very few programmes in the UK addressing corporate insolvency issues. Advanced knowledge of formal and informal debt restructuring procedures and detailed knowledge of a globally recognised rescue system. Leads to careers in corporate banking, corporate finance, private equity and venture capital, large corporations in need of restructuring, academia (subject to further study).

Entry requirements

Entry requirements: You are normally required to have a good undergraduate honours degree (or equivalent from a university outside the UK). However, our participants come with a variety of relevant legal and non-legal experience and all applicants are considered on individual merit. IELTS: 6.5 overall with no element less than 5.5 (or equivalent).

Course modules

Advanced issues in international commercial law; Legal aspects of corporate rescue; Corporate insolvency law; Corporate governance and accountability; Legal aspects of mergers, acquisitions and takeovers.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
LLM Full-time September 2018 24 24 Months
LLM Full-time September 2018 12 12 Years

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