LLM in International Commercial Law
LLM in International Commercial Law is an internationally recognized Master's degree awarded by the University of Westminster (London). It is targeted at working professionals who wish to blend learning and working. It covers those aspects of the law that commercial law practitioners could expect to encounter on a regular basis. This course is unique in Uzbekistan and Central Asia in terms of providing an opportunity to study commercial law in accordance with international standards.
- Students are required, other than in exceptional circumstances, to have a higher education qualification which must be equivalent to a lower second class honors degree (Equivalent to UK degree at 55%.)
- All applicants must have at least one year of full-time equivalent work experience.
There is an English language requirement for students whose first degree was not taught and assessed in English. Such students are required to have a minimum IELTS score of 6.5 (including 6.0 in writing) or equivalent.
- Within this framework, consideration is also given to applications for Accredited Prior Learning (APCL) or experiential learning (APEL).
- Every applicant will be formally interviewed with respect to the above minimum entry requirements and also determine the suitability of the candidate to undertake the course and its requirements
The Interview Panel will consist of the LLM Course Leader and a member of the Course Team. A standard process will be followed and the notes will be kept as evidence of the interview. The Interview Panel will then decide whether to make a candidate an offer (conditional or unconditional) or to reject the application. All applicants will provide oral feedback on request.
Please Note: even if you meet our minimum admission requirements, we cannot guarantee you a place on the course
The module aims to enable students to determine and evaluate the major aspects and trends in international project finance and project finance law, including securitization, financial innovation, corporate governance law and socially responsible investment; critically assess the major legal risk factors influencing the sourcing of project finance, the credit process, placement, syndication, risk management strategies, infrastructural issues and regulatory compliance of project finance decisions; explain and evaluate the legal risks of international project transactions across a broad range of standard and complex projects; understand how to critically assess and construct a variety of legal instruments given government-client instructions, market requirements, market standards and market regulations.