Master of Law (LLM) – Description
This Master of Law aims to provide a high-quality Programme for those aspiring to become successful law practitioners, consultants and academics specialized in International and EU Business Law. The curriculum is designed to explore the basics of International and EU Business Law and to prepare students for the increasingly complex legal transactions and negotiations, in areas such as banking, transport and energy. The core courses focus on the skills and knowledge needed to understand multi-jurisdictional legislation in the wider system of International and European Business Law.
The Master of Law provides up-to-date knowledge in many areas of law which constitute the field of International and European Business Law, such as commercial law, the law and regulation of competition, energy law, banking and insurance law, tax law and corporate governance. Lawyers and Law School graduates will additionally be provided with essential knowledge in Political Science and Economics and will be equipped with analytical, accountability and leadership skills in order to enhance their decision-making capacity and to promote good practice within the context of a changing and competitive International and Business Law environment.
The fundamental philosophy of the Master of Law (LLM) surrounding the Master of Law is to offer an empirical approach to the study of Business and Law, where the newly acquired knowledge and skills are combined with students’ experience to be promptly applied in the actual working environment.
This approach both broadens and deepens the students’ understanding in multi-jurisdictional legislation and cross-border legal issues. Additionally, the Master of Law (LLM) reinforces their skills of investigation, analysis, synthesis and creativity and helps them comprehend the role and importance of legal advice in international legal acts.