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Innovation, Technology and the Law (Online Learning) LLM

Online University of Edinburgh School of Law

Full time & Part time September, January LLM 1 year full-time, or 2-3 years part-time

About the course

Programme description

This unique and internationally-focused LLM programme explores how the law responds to, regulates and promotes new and emerging technologies.

Innovative technologies and convergence in technologies are causing unprecedented societal change. New legal issues are arising, and new regulatory responses emerging. The law can help – or hinder – society’s ability to reap the optimal rewards from technological development.

Across the programme, you will study different modes of regulation – the law, the markets, the technology itself – and critically analyse the advantages and disadvantages of each. The potential of technology to support legal and judicial processes is also examined.

This LLM will enable you to develop an advanced knowledge of domains where law engages with

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Entry Requirements

Entry requirements for individual programmes vary, so please check the details for the specific programme you wish to apply for on our website. You will also need to meet the University’s language requirements.


Tuition fees vary between degree programmes. Find the specific fees for your chosen programme on our website.

 Course Content

Where is University of Edinburgh



Applications to this scholarship are now closed for 2019/20 entry.

Thanks to kind sponsorship as part of the Edinburgh Law School Tercentenary campaign, Edinburgh Law School is pleased to be able to offer 3 Tercentenary Awards for Excellence of £5,000 towards tuition fees in any LLM or MSc programme offered by the School, starting in September 2019 (including online learning programmes).

You must have applied for study at Edinburgh Law School before applying for this award.

Value of Scholarship(s)

£5,000 towards tuition fees


Applications to this scholarship are now closed for 2019/20 entry.

Any applicant accepted for a place on any of the LLM or MSc programmes offered by the School (including Online Learning programmes) for 2019/20 entry.

Application Procedure

Applications to this scholarship are now closed for 2019/20 entry.

Applications should be made by completing the Edinburgh Law School Scholarship application form.

To apply please visit:

Completed applications should be sent to no later than 5pm on 29 March 2019.

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