Queen Mary, University of London

Course Introduction

The programme is designed to give you a broad overview of Asian commercial law in Singapore followed by the opportunity to build on this knowledge by going into more depth in London, through more specialised taught modules as well as a dissertation. You will gain insight into the legal underpinnings of commerce in the East and West.

Course Modules

Modules may include: International business law (an Asian perspective); e'commerce law; commercialisation of intellectual property rights; financial regulation in Singapore, Hong Kong and greater China; foreign investment law in Asia; beyond the law (regulatory mechanisms in cross'border issues in the Asian context); ethics in business and finance; dissertation; private banking law; regulation of financial markets ii; special contracts in international finance; international and comparative law of registered trademarks; international law of patents, trade secrets and related rights; current issues in international copyright; cyberspace law; privacy and information law; electronic commerce law.

Course Additional Entry

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 may be considered on the basis of any professional experience that directly relates to the subject area. Non'law graduates with a minimum 2.1 Honours degree that have also obtained a Merit (or 60 percent) in the Common Professional Examination (CPE) and Bar Finals/Legal Practice examinations, or passed the solicitors' qualifying examination, may qualify. International applicants must meet all of the entry requirements to apply for the dual degree programme. If your 1st language is not English, you must provide evidence of your English language proficiency. Students from outside the United Kingdom must give evidence of their English language ability by producing an English language test score: IELTS 7.0 (minimum Writing: 7.0 and R, L, S: 5.5).

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
LLM £28,000  Whole course. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
LLM £28,000  Whole course. First year home fees