Study LLM International Law at the University of Bristol

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    About LLM Law and International Relations

The LLM in International Law and International Relations at Bristol University is the ideal course for students looking to pursue a career in global non-governmental organisations, government departments and international firms, or as international consultants. It is a comprehensive, specialist course that gives students the opportunity to combine modules provided by both the Bristol Law School and the School of Sociology, Politics and International Studies to create a truly unique and exceptional programme of study.

Our LLM is an advanced level, one year course that gives students a detailed insight into the complex world of international law and relations, and enables them to develop in-depth specialist knowledge. It is specially designed to provide students with the foundations they need to build a diverse spectrum of expertise in whatever they wish to study, selecting a number of related units to form the basis of their academic experience.

    Course structure

    Part one

  • General Principles of International Law
  • Migration Law and Policy – International, European and Human Rights Dimensions
  • International Dispute Settlement
  • International Commercial Arbitration
  • International Commercial Litigation
  • International Law VI: International Law and Human Rights
  • International Law of the Sea
  • International Law and the Use of Force
  • World Trade Law

    Part Two

Students will also complete a 10,000-15,000 word 60 credit-point dissertation, supervised either in the Law School or in the School of Sociology, Politics and International Studies.