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Why choose this course?

The Derby LLM offers maximum flexibility. Available to lawyers and non-lawyers alike, it provides unrivalled choice and opportunity - enabling you to choose from specialist pathways and modules to build a degree that matches your career aspirations, research pursuits and personal interests.

  • Improve your career prospects in one of the UK's top law schools for student satisfaction and success at postgraduate level 
  • Select the focus of your study and align it to the LLM programme pathway of your choice, studying at a time and pace to suit you and your circumstances 
  • Choose new and innovative modules ranging from Transnational Organised Crime to International Commercial Arbitration and the Investigation of Human Rights Violations
  • Benefit from our modern approach to teaching law in a global context: you can tailor your coursework and assignments to different jurisdictions, so gaining a truly international flavour of law
  • Combine your academic and theoretical knowledge with hands-on skills honed in our superb courtroom facilities 
  • Learn from our team of expert practitioners whose teaching is delivered with passion and professionalism 
  • Spend time developing your skills in a legal practice or other professional organisation: ours is one of the few LLM programmes to offer this opportunity.
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