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Master of Laws (LLM) Top-Up

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What you'll learn

The University of Lancashire provides an extensive Master of Laws (LLM) programme thoughtfully crafted to offer a profound and specialised legal education. Recognised for its demanding curriculum and esteemed faculty, this programme stands as the top choice for both seasoned professionals and aspiring lawyers looking to enrich their legal expertise.

Law is an ever-evolving and progressively intricate field that influences a wide array of professional, commercial, and regulatory domains. Additionally, a legal background is not a prerequisite for pursuing the Master of Laws (LLM) programme. This programme is tailor-made for professionals aiming to broaden their understanding and propel their careers forward.

You will engage in a critical assessment of legal domains and their functioning within domestic, European, and global frameworks. By working on your dissertation, you will develop essential critical analytical and research capabilities that will prove invaluable in various legal environments.

UCLAN's comprehensive e-law library grants you access to a wealth of legal and academic references, spanning both local and international jurisdictions, equipping you with the essential study materials. Moreover, you'll have the opportunity to enhance your employability through the acquisition of supplementary qualifications in alternative dispute resolution, particularly in the fields of international arbitration and mediation.

Mark your academic accomplishments with a graduation ceremony held on the university campus, where you can rejoice in your successes alongside fellow graduates, professors, and loved ones. Embrace this thrilling chance to propel your legal career to new heights.  

The Master of Laws (LLM) Top-Up, awarded and delivered by the University of Central Lancashire through distance learning. EDVORO partners with CEG to promote this programme.

About Awarding Body


Founded in 1828, the University of Central Lancashire is a public university based in Preston, Lancashire, England. Today, UCLAN is one of the largest in the United Kingdom, with a student and staff community of nearly 38,000. At present, the University has academic partners in all regions of the globe, and it is on a world stage that the first-class quality of its education was first recognised. In 2010, UCLAN became the first UK modern Higher Education institution to appear in the QS World University Rankings. In 2018, the Centre for World University Rankings estimated Central Lancashire to be in the top 3.7 per cent of all global universities, highlighting the growth the University has made in offering students real-world learning experiences and reflecting the University’s extensive pool of academic talent.

  • Ranked in the top 7% of universities worldwide.
  • Student Communities from more than 100 countries
  • WES Recognised
About Qualifi

Qualifi is a UK Government (Ofqual.gov.uk) regulated awarding organisation and has developed a reputation for supporting relevant skills in a range of job roles and industries, including Leadership, Enterprise and Management, Hospitality and catering, Health and Social Care, Business Process Outsourcing and Public Services. Qualifi is also a signatory to BIS international commitments of quality. The following are the key facts about Qualifi.

  • Regulated by Ofqual.gov.uk
  • World Education Services (WES) Recognised


  • Major Project 
  • No examinations

Entry Requirements

  • Level 7 Postgraduate Diploma in Law or equivalent
  • Aspiring candidates who do not fulfil the above criterion but have sufficient managerial experience can undergo evaluation for an Advanced Entry.
  • If English is not your first language, you will be expected to demonstrate a certificated level of proficiency of at least IELTS 6.5 (Academic level) or equivalent English Language qualification. 
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Course Content

Master of Laws (LLM) Top-Up

Programme Structure

  • Dissertation Module

Mode of Learning

Mode of Learning

The Master of Laws (LLM) Top-Up, awarded and delivered by the University of Central Lancashire through distance learning. The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) offers a range of distance learning options for students who require the flexibility to study remotely. These options include online courses, blended learning, and supported distance learning. UCLan's distance learning courses are designed to provide students with the same high-quality education as on-campus courses, with access to resources such as video lectures, online discussion forums, and interactive assessments. The University also provides a range of support services for distance learning students, including academic support, technical support, and access to the University's library and online resources. EDVORO partners with CEG to promote this programme

Resources and Support

Edvoro is committed to providing unwavering support throughout your educational journey. Our dedicated support team is a crucial link between tutors and learners, ensuring that guidance, assessment feedback, and additional study assistance are delivered promptly and effectively. When a learner submits a support request via the support desk portal for advice, assessment feedback, or any other service, one of the support team members assigns the request to an appropriate tutor. Once the support team receives a response from the allocated tutor, the information is promptly made accessible to the learner through the portal. This structured support system is designed to assist learners and streamline support processes efficiently.

Edvoro's competitive edge is enhanced by the high-quality learning materials crafted by industry experts. The learning materials encompass well-structured pathway books, letter notes, practical applications with real-world examples, and case studies that empower learners to apply their knowledge effectively. Learning materials are conveniently accessible in one of three formats, PDF, PowerPoint, or Interactive Text Content, through the learning portal, providing learners with versatile options for accessing and engaging with the content.

  • Duration 9 Months
  • Credits 60
  • Accreditation Ofqual.Gov.UK
  • Intake January / September
  • Study Mode Online / Blended
  • Course Materials: Well Structured
  • All Inclusive Cost Yes
  • Tutor Desk Yes
  • Support Desk Yes
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