Human Rights and Justice LLM

Nottingham Law School has significant academic expertise in the areas of human rights and justice. The course parallels the historical and contemporary significance of these aspects of law, in particular their growth as topics of both domestic and international importance over recent decades.

Why choose this course?

Study the key issues in European and international human rights and justice.

Explore bodily integrity rights such as the right to life, procedural rights such as the right to a fair trial, and expressive rights such as the freedom of religion.

Benefit from strong links to our Centre for Rights and Justice

Study full-time or part-time.

Attend an International Summer School and explore Law from a European perspective.

Scholarships available.

Individual modules can be studied for Continuing Professional development (CPD) awards. Email us for details.

99% of our postgraduate Law School students are employed or engaged in further study six months after graduating (DLHE, postgraduate leavers 2016/17).

LLM Human Rights and Justice Video

Tom Lewis, Reader in Law and Director of the Law School's Centre for Rights and Justice provides an overview of the key features of the LLM, teaching quality and academic research. He also provides an overview of the careers students take up after graduation.

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Entry Requirements For This Course

A good law degree, 2.2 or above.

Applicants whose first degree is not Law will be required to provide evidence of commitment to the LLM subject that they wish to study.

Applicants from other disciplines will be welcomed in appropriate circumstances, particularly if they have experience in the area, even if not as lawyers.

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