Edinburgh, Scotland EH8 9YL
LLM in Global Environment and Climate Change Law
This programme is designed to equip you with an advanced, multidisciplinary knowledge of the legal issues and techniques related to environmental protection and the management of natural resources, with special emphasis on climate change.
You will analyse and evaluate the historic and ongoing development of international, European and national law for environmental protection, the interrelations between these different levels of law-making and the interactions between environmental law and other areas of law. You will also choose option courses to complement your legal studies with an analysis of the scientific and socioeconomic aspects of environmental protection.
This programme is affiliated with the University’s Global Environment & Society Academy
Edinburgh offers a thriving network of climate and environmental researchers and postgraduate students working and studying across many disciplines.
Not only will you have access to the Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation, Scotland's hub for low carbon innovation, and the Global Environment and Society Academy, a multidisciplinary network that brings together researchers committed to addressing global environmental challenges, but you'll benefit from Edinburgh Law School's respected team of international climate and environment law specialists.
The programme can be taken full-time over 12 months, or part-time over 24 months (due to current UKBA regulations, part-time study is only available for UK or EU citizens).
Financial Aid: Yes
Out State Tuition (per year): The tuition fee for International students on this programme for 2017 entry is ￡19,300 USD
Classification: Higher Education Institution (Not Carnegie Classified)
Locale: Midsize City