The University of Sheffield
The Sheffield LLM is a flexible programme, giving you the opportunity to gain masters-level knowledge and skills across a diverse range of legal topics and to tailor the course to your own interests and career aspirations.
Drawing on the considerable expertise of our staff, teaching is research-led and practice-oriented. You are encouraged to undertake your own independent research to support your learning. There are opportunities to get involved with conferences and research seminars, many of which involve visiting experts from the UK and overseas, as well as staff from the School of Law.
The course is delivered through weekly seminars in each subject area, with assessment through essays and a dissertation.
A minimum 2.1 Honours degree, or international equivalent, usually in law or a subject with a sufficient legal component. Other qualifications will be considered as will applications from candidates with work experience in a relevant field. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component or equivalent.
Options include: Theoretical Foundations of International Organisations; Principles of Company Law and Corporate Governance; Fundamentals of Intellectual Property Law; Principles of International Law; Principles of Commercial Law; EU Constitutional Law in International Context; European Copyright Law; International Criminal Law; Finance and Banking.
Assessment methods include coursework and dissertation.
If you're studying part-time or for an alternative qualification then the fee could be different. Contact the department to check.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Fee locale||Course duration|
|LLM||Full-time||£ 6,500 (Whole course)||Home/EU||1 Years|
|LLM||Full-time||£ 16,000 (Whole course)||International||1 Years|
|LLM||Full-time||September 2018||12 12 Months|
|LLM||Part-time||September 2018||24 24 Months|
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