About the award
Course: Master's Degrees in Law
Value: 10,000 EUROS
No. of awards: 1
Deadline: 1 March
Herbert Smith Freehills is offering one scholarship to French students wishing to study law full-time at Masters level (LLM) in a UK university for the academic year 2019-2020 in the fields listed below:
- Business law
- International banking and finance law
- Intellectual property/technology, media and communications law
- Labour law
- Energy and infrastructure
- Litigation and international arbitration
- Tax law
- Property law
- European or International law
The scholarship can help to fund an LLM programme for a period of 12 months maximum in a British university. The scholarship is awarded for one year only and is not renewable, and must concern studies in the disciplines listed above.
Can I apply?
To be eligible, you must fulfil the following criteria:
- As the scholarship is Franco-British, you must have either French nationality or have completed your higher education in France to bac+4
- You need to have an academic level of bac+4 in one of the areas of law mentioned in the list above
- You need to have an excellent level of English : most universities require a minimum score of 6.5 at the IELTS (International English Language Testing System) test for studies at postgraduate level
- You need to be intending to pursue a whole year of full-time study in the UK, and you need to have had at least one application acknowledged by a UK university
- You need to have received a conditional offer from a UK university
- You need to provide evidence of an excellent academic level and show ambition to become influential in your area of study
How do I apply?
- complete the online application form, uploading the supporting information. (Please provide digital copies of documents in .doc or .pdf format and avoid large file sizes)
- submit your application online
- contact your referee to ensure they send a reference directly to us by the application deadline date.
- complete the application in English.
Full details can be found at https://www.britishcouncil.fr/en/programmes/education/entente-cordiale/herbert-smith-freehills-scholarship