Queen Mary - University of London

School of Law

Law and Economics

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Master of Laws

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The LLM Law and Economics is a joint programme offered by the Centre for Commercial Law Studies and the School of Economics and Finance at Queen Mary University of London. It is a specialist programme which aims to provide rigorous training in theoretical and applied economic analysis as a means of analysing law and the legal framework. It is designed for students with an academic background in Law or Economics. This Masters in Law course will enable Lawyers to master a new discipline and to consider financial and economic dilemmas and allow economists to comprehend the rationale for regulation and how to think like a lawyer. The programme offers a rigorous training in theoretical and applied economic analysis as a means of analysing law and the legal framework. You will have the chance to meet cutting-edge practitioners in banking, finance and law and engage in an academic year-long Investment Club where you can gain hands on experience in trading and portfolio analysis alongside your studies. This course is ideal for you if you are already in, or plan a career in, law or economics in academia, the public sector, international institutions, the financial or legal industry or consulting. This programme will: Enhance your career options by allowing you to specialise in the highly sought after interdisciplinary areas of law, economics and finance. Provide you with the theory, knowledge, practical skills and latest developments required to work in both emerging and established economies in legal, banking, financial, governmental or research institutions. Give you the chance to meet leading practitioners in banking, finance and law.

Accreditation:

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International Student Requirements:

International applicants: Students from outside of the UK help form a global community here at Queen Mary. For detailed country specific entry requirements please visit the International section of our website. If your first language is not English, you must provide evidence of your English language proficiency. You can find details on our English language entry requirements. If you do not meet language or scholarly requirements it might be possible for you to undertake foundation or pre-sessional programmes that will prepare you for the masters programme. For more information, please contact the Admissions Office. If you are unable to find the information you require, please contact the Admissions Office for assistance.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No