Meera Nazer completed the European Masters in Law and Economics ('18), a course she undertook right after completing her undergraduate degree from NUALS.
Cornell Tech is the only post grad school that allows one to pursue an LLM which is completely centred around technology.
My first and foremost (albeit philosophical) advice would be to question yourself do you absolutely need an LLM since it is a significant investment of resources and time, so it is only logical that you question if you really need to do an LLM.
The ILF was formed especially to provide LLM degree in Banking and Finance, keeping in mind the requirements of today's corporate legal professional who come from diverse jurisdictions and hence a bespoke program was created
If you have decided that International Arbitration is what you want to do, keep working hard, put all your efforts into it, do not give up even when things seem hopeless, and eventually you will reach your goals.
Having a wide and diverse personal network of contacts is among the keys to success in the arbitration world and one of the best ways to achieve it is through education.
Mohak Rana is currently an LLM candidate at the Franklin Pierce School of Law, University of New Hampshire.
The ICAL programme has its reputation in the arbitration world which was one of the main reason to consider the program.
My first advice would be “Start early” ! Secondly, look for the top universities in your field of interest rather than a general search for top universities.
A master’s is an all-round enriching experience that forces one to broaden one’s horizons and think outside the box.
Swati Sharma is currently pursing the the advanced Master's in Trade and Investment Law (TRAIL) at the World Trade Institute, University of Bern (WTI)
The ILF offers courses in finance and economics in addition to banking and finance law. The course is designed in way that even graduates from business background can pursue it. It attempts to bring law and business graduates on the same page.
NYU has the best arbitration courses (both commercial and investment treaty) which I was looking for.
The Chevening Scholarship provides you with a platform to connect with the global community of more than 50,000 scholars around the globe in diversified domains.
For me, the fact that a candidate has an LLM degree is not automatically impressive. What matters is whether the degree and the experience have added any real value to him/her.
Harsh Mahaseth is currently pursuing a specialised LL.M. in Asian Legal Studies at the National University of Singapore.