City University London

Course Introduction

The course provides you with the knowledge, skills and insight required for the practice and application of European Union (EU) law. The masters degree in European Union Law will benefit those who seek to work in professional, public and commercial sectors involving EU law rules and practices. The areas covered will touch on not only the fundamentals of EU law but also, some of the more cutting edge areas of developing EU law. This course will equip you with the fundamentals of European Union law including free movement rules within the EU, EU business regulation, EU public law, EU procedural law, and EU Competition law. Other less common areas would also be touched on in the key electives. You will have the opportunity to research novel and developing areas of EU law under the guidance of expert EU law tutors.

Course Modules

Modules include: European integration: law, politics, institutions; human rights in the EU; EU litigation; substantive EU competition law; european business regulation 1: foundations, goods, workers, citizenship; european business regulation 2: establishment, services, capital, harmonisation.

Course Additional Entry

Applicants should hold a first degree in law, or an equivalent qualification in a related discipline, and must be fluent in written and spoken English. We expect applicants who are not nationals of a majority English'speaking country OR have not successfully completed an academic qualification, at least equivalent to a UK bachelor's degree, which was taught in a majority English'speaking country as defined by the UK Visas and Immigration, to have an overall IELTS score of at least 7.0. Applicants with a first degree in a subject other than law will be considered, but it should be noted that this may restrict the choice of modules where content is dependent on a prior knowledge of law.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
LLM £15,000  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
LLM £10,000  Academic year. First year home fees