The Master of Laws degree commonly known as the LL.M., is an advanced graduate law degree. Candidates often already hold a first degree in law and are interested in furthering their studies of the law. Obtaining an LL.M. possesses a number of distinct advantages.
When a law student gains the sense that he or she would be able to find a fulfilling career in the field of business and commerce, taking courses for an LLM in commercial law is often a great start.
Education in the United Kingdom is a devolved matter with each of the countries of the United Kingdom having separate systems under different governments: the UK Government is responsible for England, and the Scottish Government, the Welsh Government and the Northern Ireland Executive are responsible for Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, respectively.
Scotland is at the north of Great Britain and has over 790 islands. The capital is Edinburgh, one of the largest financial centers. Their educational system has always been distinct from the rest of UK. Scotland has 15 universities, some of which are oldest in the world.
Request Information Part time Law Degrees in LLM Commercial Law in Scotland in United Kingdom 2016/2017
The skills of conflict resolution are crucial in contemporary life. Professionals in business, public bodies and the law are increasingly expected to act in a collaborative way and to resolve disputes without the delay and expense of litigation. Mediation is fast becoming a core skill. [+]
The programme aims to examine in greater detail topics which have been studied at undergraduate level and to introduce students to new issues. Emphasis is placed on current international commercial practice so as to allow students to understand the context within which international commercial law operates. [+]
LLM in International Commercial Law
Programme Length: LLM 12 months full-time, 24 or 36 months part-timeStart Dates: September or January
The programme aims to examine in greater detail topics which have been studied at undergraduate level and to introduce students to new issues. Emphasis is placed on current international commercial practice so as to allow students to understand the context within which international commercial law operates. The intention is that by the end of the programme students will have developed a methodology which will enable them to analyse confidently the problems arising in international commercial transactions.... [-]