Transnational Law LLM

  • Master of laws (LL.M.)
  • Starting date: September
  • Tuition Fee: 25,000 - 30,000 USD
  • Language: English
  • Program type: Part-time; Full-time
  • Duration: 1 year; 2 years; 3 years; 4 years
  • Specialization: International Law


Entry requirements:


  • english language entry requirements: further information can be found here
  • for EU/international students (where eligible) there is additional country-specific information within the international students section


Application procedure:




  • complete graduate online application form, application online here
  • join 2 references
  • join transcript of law degree 
  • join your personal statement 


further information can be found here


Fees (2017-2018):

  • Full time UK fees: £15,000 p.a. (2017/18)*
  • Full time overseas fees: £22,800 p.a. (2017/18)*
  • Part time UK fees: £7,500 p.a. (2017/18)*
  • Part time overseas fees: £11,400 p.a. (2017/18)*


Please note: Current regulations allow some students to pay UK tuition fees on the basis of their EU citizenship or residency. Until these eligibility criteria are changed, the EU tuition fee will remain the same as the UK tuition fee. 

*These tuition fees may be subject to additional increases in subsequent years of study, in line with King’s terms and conditions.


Programme Structure

This new pathway provides an in-depth engagement with core areas of transnational law today, it offers an unprecedented opportunity for students preparing for a career in global private practice, as in-house counsel or international public service, the non-profit sector or an international organisation or with adjudicatory bodies, agencies and networks.

Examples of modules available with Transnational Law (subject to change):


  • Transnational & Comparative Commercial And Financial Law
  • Transnational Corporate Restructuring
  • Law and Society In China
  • Human Rights In War Times: Armed Conflict, Military Operations And Post-Conflict Justice
  • Sociology Of Law, Legal Culture And Transnational Challenges
  • The Transnational Regulation Of Global Networks
  • Inequality, Human Development And The Rule Of Law In Transnational Perspective
  • Transnational And International Criminal Law
  • Business And Human Rights
  • Morality And The Law: Transnational Perspectives
  • Global Law Of Climate Change
  • Introduction To IDR: Mechanisms Between Private Parties
  • Introduction To IDR: Mechanisms Under International And European Law
  • Introduction To Transnational Litigation
  • Advanced Seminar On Selected Topics In International Arbitration
  • Transnational Law And Technological Risk Governance: Expertise, Standards, Legitimation
  • Transnational Bank Resolution
  • Corporate Actors In Transnational Sustainability Governance
  • Transnational Human Rights Litigation
  • Political Philosophy And International Law


More information can be found here