SOAS, University of London

Course Introduction

This programme allows students to learn about commercial law and its application in the globalised world. The courses available cover a range of geographical and legal areas, including comparative law; economic approaches to law; law and globalisation; banking and finance; Islamic; Chinese and Middle Eastern law; labour law; copyright, trade law; fraud; multinational enterprises and the WTO.

Course Modules

Banking law; Chinese commercial law; comparative commercial law; international and comparative copyright law (copyright in the global village); international and comparative corporate law; international commercial and investment arbitration; international labour law and equality rights; law of international finance; law of Islamic finance; multinational enterprises and the law; foundations of comparative law; international labour law; world trade organisation law; dissertation.

Course Additional Entry

Upper 2nd Class Honours degree, preferably in a related discipline.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate)
2 - 3 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate)