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4 LLM Programs in Public Law in United Kingdom for 2024

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    LLM Programs in Public Law

    What is public law?
    Public law is the field of law that governs the legal responsibilies and duties between citizens and the government. It protects the rights of citizens by ensuring that those who govern do so responsibly and fairly. Public law also works to prevent those in power from abusing their authority.

    What can I do with a degree in public law?
    Common jobs for public law graduates include working as a lawyer, a paralegal, or a legal assistant. Other common jobs include working in the government or in a non-profit organization. There are also many opportunities to teach public law at the college level.

    What will I study during my public law degree?
    You will learn about many different types of law while getting your public law degree. These topics include constitutional law, civil rights and liberties, criminal procedure, administrative law, and international law. You can also choose to study other areas of law that interest you such as business law, environmental law, or family law.

    The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom and Britain, is a sovereign state located off the northwestern coast of continental Europe. The two most famous (and oldest) universities are Oxford and Cambridge (often referred to as Oxbridge by many Britons). England also has several other world-class institutions, including several in London (notably Imperial College, the London School of Economics, University College London and King's College London, all are part of London University).

    An LLM or Master of Laws degree is an academic degree, often sought by students with undergraduate law degrees who are looking to educate themselves more thoroughly in one specific area of law study. LLM programs are research-oriented and typically last for one year.