University of East London

Course Introduction

The programme offers candidates the opportunity to study the role of public international law in the regulation of financial markets; it explores the doctrines and institutions of public international law, and the form and environment of the regulation of financial markets; there is an emphasis on the relationship between the international rule of law and international operation of finance in the context of globalisation focusing on accountability, transparency and good governance.

Course Modules

Modules include: Current issues and research in international law; regulation of financial markets; dissertation; plus 1 option from: international refugee law; international criminal law; war and human rights; contemporary Islamic legal issues; business and human rights; plus 1 option from: law of international finance; the regulation of transnational corporations; law of the World Trade Organisation; globalisation; economic integration in developing countries.

Course Additional Entry

Minimum 2.2 Honours Degree in any subject (or recognised international equivalent). IELTs 6.5 with 6.0 in all four components.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
LLM £12,100  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
LLM £9,360  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
LLM £1,560  Single Module. First year home fees