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Masters of Law (LLM) and Executive Masters in Business Administration (EMBA)

About the Programme

The LLM-EMBA Double Degree provides the combination of advanced legal education and advanced business administration education leading to two graduate qualifications. It is aimed at legal practitioners, business-persons, academics, and students of law or business seeking higher qualifications.

Via eLearning technology, LLM-EMBA Double Degree allows graduate legal and business education to take place at the Cave Hill, Mona and St Augustine Campuses, as well as regionally and globally.

The LLM-EMBA Double Degree fulfils the mission of the University of the West Indies by advancing legal and business administration education and creating knowledge through excellence in teaching, intellectual leadership and outreach, and serves The UWI’s vision by providing innovative, internationally competitive legal and business administration education specifically rooted in the Caribbean.

By allowing for broad study of Caribbean corporate and commercial law and business practices, the LLM-EMBA Double Degree programme makes legal education more relevant to the business and trade environments, and to the practice of law.


The LLM-EMBA programme can be completed in 24 months of full-time study. Candidates have a maximum of 48 months to complete all programme requirements.

Programme Delivery Modality

  • Fully online

You Will Master:

  • the laws of banking, insurance, Caribbean business and international business/trade.
  • the legal and economic factors impacting the competitiveness of businesses, industries, and societies operating in the global economy.
  • the best practices and regulations for running successful local and regional businesses
  • the contemporary strategies for carrying products and services to international markets, negotiating international contracts and facilitating foreign trade.

Career Opportunities

Career opportunities include:

  • Diplomat
  • Law Lecturer
  • Chief Executive Officer
  • Legal Analyst
  • Business Consultant

Entry Requirements

All entry requirements for the LLM-EMBA can be found here Admissions & Fees

Programme Cost

USD $20,000.00

Programme Coordinator

Professor Justin Robinson