LLM International Commercial Law


Please note: This course will not be running in October 2018. We are still (provisionally) accepting candidates for October 2019. Please contact us at the link below for further details or to apply for next years intake.



This course offers a progression opportunity for continuing law students and provides an introduction to law for students from other academic backgrounds.

You will explore many of the facets of international commercial law, for example which law applies between international parties when dealing with international commercial disputes, what the criminal liabilities for international corporations are, and how intellectual property is protected in the global market.

You will develop the understanding and skills to address economic globalisation issues within a legal context.

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Key Information


1 year full-time



Start Dates:

October 2019

Awarding Body:

The University of Northampton

Entry Requirements

This course does not require a qualifying law degree (QLD) and applicants from other academic backgrounds are encouraged to apply. 

Applicants normally require a first or second class honours degree in any subject from a UK university (or equivalent). 

English Language Requirement

Applicants whose native language is not English must provide evidence of their English language capability. The level required for study on Master's degree courses is IELTS 6.5 (minimum category score of 6.0) or equivalent.


  • UK/EU: £10,000 per year
  • International: £15,000 per year

Please note that international students, who require a Tier 4 VISA will not be permitted to work during their studies.


Students complete 8 modules in the year. Modules are listed below.



Principles of European Law


Private International Law


International Corporate Law


Intellectual Property Rights Law


International Corporate Crime


Research Methods: Research Skills


Research Methods: Research Design




Career Opportunities

Graduates from LLM International Commercial Law develop a range of legal and transferable skills which enhances their employability within the legal profession or alternative professions. International law firms and legal departments within global companies are increasingly looking for lawyers who have a global perspective. Examples of positions which graduates have progressed into include:

  • International corporate associate
  • International asset manager
  • International finance executive
  • Management consultant
  • Business analyst

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Partners and Accreditations

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  • London School of Business and Management
  • 1 Malet Street, London, WC1E 7JN.