LLM in International Law

Preparing for your studies at Edinburgh Law School

Preparatory Readings

  • James Crawford & Martti Koskenniemi, The Cambridge Companion to International Law (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012)

Planning your programme

The programme consists of 180 credits, comprising taught courses worth 120 credits (60 credits per semester) and a 10,000 word dissertation worth 60 credits. Full programme details are available on the University Degree Regulations and Programmes of Study website.

View full programme information for the LLM in International Law

These courses are for the 2022/23 academic year.

What is happening in International Law at Edinburgh Law School?

The Edinburgh Centre for International and Global Law (ECIGL) brings together and expands the exciting and innovative research, teaching and engagement with international law and law beyond the state done at Edinburgh Law School. Taking advantage of Edinburgh Law School’s place as an historic and renowned hub for theoretical, socio-legal and doctrinal studies in law in national, European and global dimensions, ECIGL is committed to being a dynamic and interdisciplinary intellectual space that addresses contemporary international and global questions through both fundamental research and practical policy engagement.

Visit the Edinburgh Centre for International and Global Law website

You may also be interested in the International Law Discussion Group. This is a postgraduate run interest group, which organises seminars and discussions on a wide range of issues in public international law.

To find out more about the Postgraduate Community at Edinburgh Law School visit our community pages.