LLM Law - Banking and Finance LawFind a programme
|Faculty||Faculty of Social Sciences and Law|
One year full-time;
two years part-time
|Location of programme||Clifton campus|
|Part-time study available||
Part-time study requires daytime, weekday attendance.
|Start date||September 2020|
This is a distinctive LLM programme that considers the law and regulation of banking and finance. You will have the opportunity to examine wide-ranging questions concerning the impact of law, regulation, policy and practice on banking and finance. You will be taught by leading academics who have internationally recognised research profiles on this subject.
The programme includes various specialist units dealing with banking and finance law. It is suitable for students seeking a career in law, finance, business or regulation. Among the benefits of studying for this LLM are the subject coverage it offers and the transferable skills it promotes. It is designed to enhance a range of practical settings and careers.
We have a large and vibrant international community and University of Bristol LLM students benefit from small class sizes taught by world-leading experts.
Fees for 2020/21
We charge an annual tuition fee. Fees for 2020/21 are as follows:
- UK/EU: full-time
- UK/EU: part-time (two years)
- Overseas: full-time
- Channel Islands/Isle of Man: full-time
Fees are subject to an annual review. For programmes that last longer than one year, please budget for up to a five per cent increase in fees each year. Find out more about tuition fees.
University of Bristol students and graduates can benefit from a ten per cent reduction in tuition fees for postgraduate study. Check your eligibility for an alumni scholarship.
Funding for 2020/21
Information about funding and scholarships can be found on the University of Bristol Law School fees and funding web pages.
Further information on funding for prospective UK, EU and international postgraduate students.
You will take four units (120 credit points overall, 30 credit points each) and a compulsory dissertation (60 credit points). You have the option of choosing three specialist banking and finance units and then one further unit from any of our other LLM programmes.
Visit our programme catalogue for full details of the structure and unit content for our LLM in Banking and Finance Law.
An upper second-class honours degree in law or a degree with an adequate law component. International students with equivalent qualifications should supply a transcript of their examination results (this should be an official English translation if the original is not in English).
Recognised Prior Learning is not currently accepted. Previous or professional experience is not required.
See international equivalent qualifications on the International Office website.
English language requirements
If English is not your first language, you need to meet this profile level:
Further information about English language requirements and profile levels.
Read the programme admissions statement for important information on entry requirements, the application process and supporting documents required.
This content and approach to teaching in this programme will develop your understanding and transferable skills, which in turn will open up diverse career paths in law, finance, business or financial regulation. This LLM could be a springboard for such careers, or an appropriate programme of study for people already working in these fields.
It will also be of interest to recent graduates in law, policy, politics and cognate fields, or if you are planning to go on to a research career.
2 August 2020. Early application recommended; places may fill before the deadline.
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REF 2014 results
- 41% of research is world-leading (4*)
- 44% of research is internationally excellent (3*)
- 14% of research is recognised internationally (2*)
- 1% of research is recognised nationally (1*)
Results are from the most recent UK-wide assessment of research quality, conducted by HEFCE. More about REF 2014 results.