General LLM

University of Aberdeen

Program Description

General LLM

University of Aberdeen

General LLM

Programme Length: LLM 12 months full-time, 24 or 36 months part-time
Start Dates: September or January


This provides those students who do not wish to select a specialist LLM to study law at an advanced level.


Students must complete any four courses from within the LLM Programmes (subject to the approval of the LLM Director), a course in research methods and a dissertation.

For details of courses, please see the individual entries for the LLM programmes.


Assessment is based on a combination of written examination at the end of the relevant semester and one or more course essays. In addition, students must complete a course in research methods and a dissertation on a topic within the specialism. The dissertation is planned and written between March and August each year. Guidance on the writing of a dissertation is given.


Normally a 2(i) Honours degree in Law, or another related discipline, or equivalent.

The English Language Requirement for all College of Arts and Social Sciences Masters programmes is an IELTS of 6.5 with 6.0 in the writing and reading (or equivalent TOEFL iBT or PTE).

This school offers programs in:
  • English
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Aug. 2017
1 - 3 years
Part time
Full time
3,400 GBP
Start date Aug. 2017
United Kingdom Aberdeen, Scotland
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 1 - 3 years
Price 3,400 GBP
for UK/EU; £10,500 for international