LLM (Master of Laws) at Metropolitan College is offered in collaboration with Oxford Brookes University, one of the top Universities in the UK.
LLM International Law
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 International Law, offered by Metropolitan College, in collaboration with Oxford Brookes University, covers the full spectrum of international law theories and practices, as applied in the modern world, helping students to enhance their skills and enter the professional arena fully equipped.
During studies, students gain knowledge, practical skills and experience. To this end, they are encouraged to participate in mock trials, draft legal documents and applications, come in contact with both the Greek legal system and international conventions and practices. Thus, they gain invaluable experience in how to research case law, prepare and produce extensive legal writing, and present a legal proposal in front of an audience.
Additionally, they attend workshops on legal writing, presentation skills and career development, in order to develop effective examination methods and solve complex legal issues.
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
- Principles of International Law
- International Human Rights Law
- World Trade Law
- War Law
- International Refugees and Migrants
- International Economic Law
The Master in International Law at Metropolitan College enhances graduates’ career options by allowing them to specialize in highly sought-after interdisciplinary areas of 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 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.