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.
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.