Public International Law
Queen Mary University of London
Key Course Facts
We are offering January 2021 start option(s) for this programme - you will find them under the 2020-21 listing, or on the university's website
The LLM in Public International Law will offer you a unique opportunity to study a wide range of courses on the role and place of law in international affairs. Questions of international Law are increasingly an important part of domestic litigation in almost all jurisdictions. The modules are designed to equip you for a career in private legal practice, diplomatic service, or work with non-governmental organisations. All courses are taught by top class academics with extensive experience in the study and application of international law.
Entry Requirements / Admissions
Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still study Public International Law, LLM, if you do not meet the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements.
Law graduates The usual qualification for entry to the LLM programme is a degree in law, or a degree with a substantial law content, of at least 2.1 honours (or equivalent). Law graduates with 2.2 honours who also have other legal qualifications and/or substantial professional legal experience may also qualify. Non-law graduates Non-law graduates with a minimum second class honours degree, that have also obtained a Merit (or 60 per cent) in the Common Professional Examination (CPE) or Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL) recognised by the UK professional bodies, may also qualify. Non-law graduates may also be considered on the basis of exceptional professional experience (of at least five years) in a legal area or an area directly related to their programme of study. In all cases, a full online application is required in order for a fair assessment and decision to be made. Each application is considered on its merits and on sight of full application documents. A full and detailed CV is required for all applications and is particularly relevant where professional experience needs to be considered.
Average student cost of living in London
|Water, gas electricity, internet (at home)||£50|
|Takeaways / food deliveries||£30|
|Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food)||£24|
|Holidays and weekend trips||£78|
|Transport within city||£17|
|Self-care / sports||£20|
|Stationary / books||£13|
|Mobile phone / internet||£13|
|Cable TV / streaming||£7|
|Average student cost of living||£1092|
London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.
Positions of Queen Mary University of London in top UK and global rankings.
About Queen Mary University of London
Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) was founded in 1989 in the Mile End district of London. This Russell Group University offers state-of-the-art facilities, including their Advanced Molecular Imaging Services, and the Genome Centre for DNA research at Barts and the London School of Medicine, among numerous others for a wide variety of subject matters. QMUL is without a doubt an excellent option for any student wishing to pursue a career path in scientific research, and is recognised worldwide as such.
Student composition of Queen Mary University of London
Students by level of study Academic year 2020/21 - Full-time equivalent student enrollments published by Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) on 10 February 2022
Where is this programme taught
|Program||University||Student satisfaction||Unemployed||Dropout||Tuition (UK)||Tuition (International)||UCAS Tariff||City|
|Law LLM||The University of York||89%||5%||0%||£8440||£18700||162||York||On campus Part-time|
|Social Policy and Law MA (Hons)||The University of Edinburgh||76%||0%||5%||£9250||£23100||203||Edinburgh||On campus Full-time|
|International Relations and International Law MA (Hons)||The University of Edinburgh||52%||1%||0%||£9250||£23100||215||Edinburgh||On campus Full-time|
|Law (General) LLM LLM||University of Liverpool||56%||1%||2%||£9900||£20500||147||Liverpool||On campus Full-time|
|Law (Juris Doctor) LLM||The University of York||89%||5%||0%||£9250||£17980||162||York||On campus Full-time|
|International Commercial Law LLM||Brunel University||56%||6%||15%||£10750||£17875||135||Uxbridge||On campus Full-time|
|Law LLM||University of Sunderland||81%||5%||9%||£6750||£13750||125||Sunderland||On campus Full-time|
|Business and Law MA (Hons)||The University of Edinburgh||70%||0%||0%||£9250||£23100||194||Edinburgh||On campus Full-time|
|International Business Law LLM||The University of Law||77%||2%||5%||£10500||-||137||Guildford||On campus Full-time|
|Law (General) LLM||Birkbeck, University of London||79%||10%||5%||£5925||£9045||-||London||On campus Part-time|