International Commercial LawCathays Park Campus
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Rank: 33rd (UKEAS)
Location: Cathays Park Campus
Study mode full-time
Start Date: 2021/09/01
Duration: 12 months
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(Law and legal studies)
Cardiff University evaluation:
14.3 : 1
Law and legal studies evaluation:
Cardiff University has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
Commercial law in a fast-moving globalised economy presents challenges and opportunities. Expert lawyers are needed to meet the challenges as well as to make the most of the opportunities, particularly when giving advice that can have considerable financial consequences. The LLM International Commercial Law programme is one of our most popular and long established LLM programmes and is respected by top international commercial law firms. It is designed to meet the needs of students and lawyers who wish to study commercial law from an international perspective with emphasis placed on international conventions and agreements and their practical application.Distinctive featuresThe LLM International Commercial Law programme:
- Provides you with a general appreciation of current issues in specific areas of law, both domestic and international.
- Stimulates a critical approach to evaluation of current and proposed regulation and cultivates independent and original thought.
- Enables you to undertake in-depth research and demonstrate advanced knowledge in specific areas of law.
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About this university
There is plenty of help and advice on offer to students who are travelling from outside the UK to study in Cardiff. This includes information on immigration and visas, with the main website having advice for each individual country. There is also help regarding fees and funding and even how to apply for the university. Once students are committing to attending, there is help to prepare for their time in Cardiff as well as assistance once they arrive. There is also an International Student Support service dedicated to the welfare of students travelling from abroad. They can help with matters such as getting into employment, changing studies and for those bringing families with them. Cardiff University Students Union is the representative of the student body as well as being in charge of the various organisations and clubs on offer. Their building is found near the Cathays railway station and the union also operates a nightclub, radio station and student newspaper. Other services provided include cafes, bars and shops. There are some 150 clubs and societies to get involved with outside the classroom. All offer everything from complete beginners to experienced levels and range from debating societies, volunteering opportunities to student media and other arts. In the sports arena, there are some 60 competitive and non-competitive sports clubs, most of whom take part in the BUCS leagues.