Nottingham Trent University: International Legal Studies

InstitutionNottingham Trent University
Department Nottingham Law School View department profile
Telephone +44(0)115 848 4200
Study type Taught


Nottingham Law School provides an LLM (Masters in Law) award through distance learning to “top-up” professional legal qualifications or experience.

The LLM International Legal Studies is available to individuals who have either undertaken and passed the UK Legal Practice Course (LPC), the Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC), their precursors, equivalent professional certifications in non-UK jurisdictions, or the Qualified Lawyers Transfer Scheme certification (QLTS).

Why Choose the Masters in International Legal Practice?

  • Personalised course of study facilitates specialisation in a field of your own choosing

  • Curriculum is tailored to meet your individual needs

  • Advanced coursework and degree add value to the legal profession, both locally and worldwide

  • Comparative analysis of global practices enhances standards in legal practice within your jurisdiction

  • One-on-one supervision creates a rigorous learning environment

  • Peer feedback and guided self-critiques provide a supportive methodology for intellectual growth and development

  • Unique combination of study abroad and at-home instruction allows you to complete the program in your own way and at your own pace

  • Dissertation-based individual study promotes creative problem-solving and helps you cultivate a competitive edge

  • The option to publish the dissertation gives you the opportunity to establish an enduring legacy in a field of your own choosing


Nottingham Law School

With over 50 years' experience supporting students in the legal sector, we are one of the UK's largest and most established law schools. Delivering first-class teaching, fantastic facilities and flexible courses, we support legal professionals at every stage of their careers.

We pride ourselves on our dynamic and personal law school community, creating many fantastic opportunities for our students. The Nottingham Law School Legal Advice Centre (LAC), our unique and ground-breaking teaching law firm, provides a number of pro bono activities and sees student volunteers working on real-life cases through the centre, providing a vital service to …

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