LLM - Law and Globalisation

At a critical time in history, our LLM in Law and Globalisation provides you with an opportunity to engage in an exciting area of law that is complex and constantly evolving – and graduate to meet a growing demand for expert lawyers that can embrace the challenges and opportunities of an increasingly interdependent and turbulent world.

Our LLM programmes, including the LLM in Law and Globalisation, are well-respected by leading law firms*, international businesses, financial and non-governmental organisations. This programme offers in-depth, intensive study of international legal frameworks, trade, employment and human rights, from practical, theoretical, economic and socio-political perspectives.

Choosing the LLM in Law and Globalisation will see you challenged and inspired by world-leading academics dedicated to progressive and innovative thinking on a wide range of related issues – with those teaching the course all part of the Law School’s Centre for International Law.

The intellectually demanding, research-rich curriculum they deliver makes our graduates stand out, able to demonstrate excellent legal, analytical and research skills and empowered to pursue rewarding careers in a variety of sectors. 

This programme has particular appeal to those looking to forge ahead in law, finance or governance. Many students go on to work for leading law firms specialising in human rights or business law, for international NGOs and for global governance organisations.

Find out how you can do more with law at the University of Bristol Law School.

* Ranked #4 in UK for most graduate trainees recruited by top law firms (Chambers Student Guide 2019)

International Students

Entry requirements to this course is 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 (an official English translation if the original is in a language other than English). See international equivalent qualifications on the International Office website.


95% of graduates in work or further study


UK/EU Full-time: £10,900

Overseas: Full-time: £20,900

UK/EU: Part-time (two years): £5,450



  • Bristol

Study options

  • Full-time
  • Part-time