Centre for Commercial Law Studies

Teaching and education

CCLS, QMUL Maritime Masters Competition Finalist for 2018, Tessa Jones, receiving the winner’s trophy from HRH The Princess Royal

The Insurance, Shipping & Aviation Law Institute offers two LLMs taught by leading academics, based on rigorous, cutting-edge research. 

We are the only law department in the country to be involved in Maritime UK’s annual Maritime Masters competition in which master’s students from 11 UK universities engaged in the study of different maritime disciplines present their research projects to a varied audience of practitioners from the maritime sector. Our student Tessa Jones won the inaugural competition in 2018.

LLM in Insurance Law

LLM students on the Lloyd's of London tour

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Upon successful completion of the LLM in Insurance Law (including the General Principles of Insurance Law and Insurance Contracts modules) you may be eligible for exemptions from certain Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) modules. 

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LLM in International Shipping Law

LLM in International Shipping Law Students on their annual visit to the International Maritime Organisation


Specialist (Operational)

Specialist (Regulation)

Specialist (Dispute resolution)

Specialist (Aviation)

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