London Metropolitan University

Course Introduction

This is a stimulating and rewarding course designed for individuals who currently work in the international oil, gas and energy industries or who wish to embark on careers in that industry. It is especially beneficial for private practice lawyers in oil, gas and energy law (or lawyers hoping to specialise in these areas). The course is also ideal for in'house lawyers from the upstream and downstream oil, gas and energy sectors or non'legal professionals working in the oil, gas and energy sectors, in particular: Finance; compliance; business development; environmental positions; licensing; operations; procurement; project managers; taxation; contract managers; distribution; company secretaries; renewables. This distance learning course is taught in partnership with Informa via their online learning platform. It focuses on the practical aspects of oil and gas law and is set in the broader context of contemporary energy regulation, law and policy. It seeks to develop a deep understanding of how to resolve the challenges posed by national authorities to oil, gas and energy production.

Course Additional Entry

The entry requirements for PGDip International Oil, Gas and Energy Law are: An undergraduate degree at 2.2 or above in law or a related qualification from a UK or EU university, or equivalent qualification from a recognised overseas university; a minimum of 6.5 IELTS with 6.0 in all components is also required from EU and international students or equivalent.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Distance Learning
LLM £2,750  Academic year. First year home fees
1 year
Distance Learning
PgDip £5,500  Academic year. First year home fees