LLM (Master of Laws) at Metropolitan College is offered in collaboration with Oxford Brookes University, one of the top Universities in the UK.
LLM Commercial Law & International Trade
REASONS FOR CHOOSING THIS PROGRAMME
Degree from a top International University
Innovative teaching methods
Interactive training to further develop students’ practical skills.
In-depth knowledge of the law world
Students are equipped with in-depth knowledge into the chosen area of Law, and also gain meaningful insights in the significance of legal rules as applied in the real world.
Students have guidance and consultancy throughout their academic journey by their personal mentor.
Specialized seminars attendance
Programme of study is enriched with seminars by qualified legal scholars and professionals.
Recognized by the global educational community
The postgraduate programme gives graduates the option of continuing their studies in a PhD level, at renowned educational institutions abroad.
International career prospects
Graduates can pursue careers as specialized and qualified legal professionals (Lawyers, Legal Consultants, Business Executives etc), in highly sought interdisciplinary fields of law and economics, both in Greece and abroad.
Reputable academic staff
The LLM academic team is a synthesis of former and current legal professionals, scholars and researchers who focus both in legal practice and theory.
The Master of Laws (LLM) in Commercial Law & International Trade, offered by Metropolitan College, in collaboration with Oxford Brookes University, equips students with valuable advanced legal skills, sought by employers, preparing them to stand out in the highly demanding professional world.
Aiming to prepare students for a variety of careers in the field, this comprehensive Master covers a wide spectrum of issues: from international to comparative private law and from fundamental frameworks to new technologies. Thus, it offers a comprehensive view of commerce.
Designed to promote the development of creative legal thinking and independent research, the programme enables students not only to understand but to actively respond to the complexity of global trade laws.
Each student has its own personalized support by a mentor who is responsible to help on academic performance issues, setting and achieving goals, as well as career development.
The course also gives students the opportunity to attend a variety of networking events and meet prominent international lawyers, leaders in the field of international law. Project-specific events and specialized lecture series by experts, that take place throughout the year, are also one of the main assets of the postgraduate programme.
MODULES PER SEMESTER
- Advanced Legal Research Methods
- World Trade Law
- Law of International Business Transactions
- International Corporate Governance
- International Investment Law
- International Commercial Arbitration
- International Economic Law
The Master in Commercial Law and International Trade at Metropolitan College enhances graduates’ career options by allowing them to specialize in highly sought-after areas of commercial law. In particular graduates qualified to:
- Work as self-employed lawyers (active legal practice)
- Pursue senior positions at corporate or public employment including international trading companies and law firms, shipping, trade and marine insurance, corporate legal departments, governments, academic or research institutions, international organizations, European Commission, European Court of Human Rights etc.
The Master of Laws programme is addressed to Law graduates from Greek or foreign Universities who wish to develop their knowledge and pursue a career either within Greek territory or at a European/International level. Legal advisers, practitioners and young managers wishing to broaden their knowledge in the field of international commercial law can also benefit.
- University degree (Law School) with a grade of 6.5 or (2:2)
- High School Diploma with G.M.O. 16+.
- Letters of recommendation
- ID card
- Other academic qualifications (if any)
- Metropolitan College Registration Application
- Proficiency in English*
*Although a degree in English language is not a prerequisite for enrollment in the LLM, a good command of English will be considered an additional qualification.