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Dual LLM in Commercial Law Singapore and London Scholarships

Scholarship for London part of studies (Starting January 2017)

The Centre for Commercial Law Studies (CCLS) is offering one full scholarship for the Dual LLM in Commercial Law (Singapore and London) for the London part of studies. The offer is open to all students who have received an unconditional offer to study on the programme, AND will also have successfully passed all the required elements from SMU to progress to QMUL.

All applications will be assessed on the basis of academic merit, financial need and the submitted personal statement in response to the set questions as detailed in the application form.

The selection process will be completed in two phases; in the shortlisting phase, students holding a full-time offer, may apply for the scholarship worth £14,000 by completing this form and submitting it, with a CV and copies of transcripts. The application should be received NO LATER THAN 1pm (13.00 hours) GMT on 2 June 2016. The shortlisted applicants will be contacted in June 2016. Applicants who have not submitted their complete scholarship application by this date will not be considered for funding.

In the second phase of the selection process, the shortlisted applicants, who have successfully completed the SMU part of the programme and who progress to QMUL, will be considered for the scholarship. The successful candidate will be notified in December 2016.

For the successful candidate the sum of £14,000 will be deducted from tuition fees payable to Queen Mary University of London (QMUL). S/he may be asked to assist with marketing events such as postgraduate open evenings and/or web/video student profiles.

Please note that scholarships cannot be deferred.

How to apply

You MUST have an offer of study in place before you can apply for LLM funding. If you would like to apply for the scholarship, then your LLM application must reach the admissions team through the online application procedure NO LATER THAN 29 April 2016.

You must submit:

  • A completed LLM Scholarship application form with an original signature. Download the Dual LLM in Commercial Law (Singapore and London) Application Form [Word] [DOC 140KB] or [PDF] [PDF 94KB].
  • 1,000 word (maximum) statement in response to the text as detailed on the application form.
  • Transcripts of your law degree and any other legal qualifications. Please submit relevant, translated copies only.
  • Curriculum Vitae.
  • 1 x Reference letter (This can be a copy of the reference submitted as part of your LLM application or, if not available to you, you must obtain a reference specifically for this scholarship application). Please do not submit more than one reference letter.

Once completed, all documents should be sent via email, as indicated at the end of the form. Early application for the dual LLM programme is therefore highly recommended.

Please note that without these documents your application will not be considered.

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