LLM International Business and Commercial Law

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Develop the knowledge and skills you need to succeed in international law firms and businesses, with our LLM International Business and Commercial Law degree.

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  • Gain a global perspective on the ever-evolving world of international business and commercial law.
  • Apply legal principles through case studies, moot courts and opportunities to work in our Law Clinic.
  • Benefit from a personal approach to teaching from academics and practitioners with expertise in international business and commercial law.
  • Explore partnerships with multinational corporations, global law firms, and regulatory bodies, leveraging Cambridge's prestigious reputation.
  • Engage in research projects focusing on emerging legal issues in global commerce.

You’re an ambitious, driven graduate. You’re serious about taking your knowledge and skills to the next level, and excited to go global with your career.

As a postgraduate International Business and Commercial Law student at ARU, you’ll master the fundamental themes of international business and commercial law, and take your skillset to the next level.

You’ll also gain a unique insight into how the grammar of law was shaped that you can take all over the world after graduation.

You’ll relish the challenge of your Major Project, which is a brilliant opportunity for you to explore an area of international business and commercial law you’re passionate about.

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Hands-on experience

As an LLM International Business and Commercial Law student, you’ll have access to:

  • our Cambridge Law Clinic, where you can volunteer to help members of the public
  • ARU’s student-led Law Society, which takes part in national competitions.
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Outstanding student support

Join our postgraduate student community and:

  • benefit from award-winning learning facilities, including extensive library and IT resources
  • learn from expert staff who will guide your research interests and career development
  • receive full support from our Employability Service, while you're studying with us and after you graduate
  • access support, should you need it, with study skills, health and wellbeing, and more.


On our LLM International Business and Commercial Law course, you’ll develop a range of in-demand professional skills including logical reasoning, critical analysis, research, and independent judgement.

You’ll also gain an understanding of the complex interplay between infrastructure, content, competition, social policy, punishment and trade in the international arena, and a greater capacity for legal communication.

You’ll therefore be well-prepared for international practice and academic research at the highest level as well as a range of other intellectually demanding roles, such as legal departments of international corporations, government departments and other international agencies.

You can boost your employability while you study by volunteering at our Law Clinic, as well as taking advantage of law-focussed careers events.

Graduation doesn’t have to be the end of your time with us. You could choose to continue your academic career with a research programme at ARU, such as our PhD Law. Take advantage of our Alumni Scholarship and save £400 on your fees.

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