What you'll learn
Expert lecturers, excellent facilities and fantastic career prospects. Take your knowledge to the next level with one of our stimulating and specialist master's courses in an area of law that interests you.
Our innovative postgraduate courses are wide ranging, allowing you to pursue your interests and build upon previous learning and skills. The courses are designed and taught by specialist academics working on cutting-edge research in the field, many of whom also are engaged in policy and practice, and aim to develop the practical skills that employers are looking for.
"The programme offers the highest quality and most enthusiastic atmosphere. It provides unique module choices for us and, moreover, there are legal-related work experience opportunities through which I had the chance to work with, and learn from, lawyers, experts and companies.”
exciting and diverse courses
All of our LLM courses are associated with research clusters led by academic staff. The modules on offer enable students to take advantage of the School's research strengths in the fields of international law, commercial law, European law, crisis, conflict and disaster management, and human rights.
We also offer MRes and MA by Research courses which are suited to students considering future PhD study, or those wanting to build a career which requires high-level research skills.
All students on the International, Human Rights and Advanced Legal Studies courses are required to take one or more compulsory modules, plus a number of optional modules. Take advantage of the School's research strengths, which include the following fields:
Commercial law options may include:
- International Commercial Arbitration
- International Investment Law and Arbitration
- Legal Issues in Oil and Gas
- International Corporate Finance and the Law
- Legal Aspects of International Financial Regulation
- Intellectual Property Law: Patents and Trade Marks
Global law options may include:
- International Refugee Law
- Law of Armed Conflict
- The Use of Military Force
- Human Rights Law, Policy, and Practice
- Global Architecture of Crisis, Conflict, and Disaster Management
- Disaster Risk Management
DOuble master's courses
gain a master's in your chosen area of law
Discover the diverse range of postgraduate options and opportunities available to you at the Reading School of Law.