Laws & Politics

Scotland is also well known for Law. Commercial, Information Technology, Intellectual Property, Energy, Oil & Gas are among those of the most popular ones. Almost all of the Law schools in Scotland ranks among the UK’s Top 20.

Scots have long played important role in the field of Law and Political Science since 1760 when Adam Smith initiated the Political Economy course at University of Glasgow to the present time when Tony Blair and Gordon Brown became Prime Minister of UK. Moreover, University of St Andrews is the only university in UK which has School of International Relations to study exclusively in international relations topics.

Sample Subjects offering in Laws & Politics

  • Commercial Law
  • Construction Law
  • Criminology & Criminal Justice
  • Development Studies
  • Energy Law & Policy
  • Environmental Law & Policy
  • Gender, Rights & Development
  • IT Law
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • International Competition Law & Policy
  • International Conflict & Cooperation
  • International Dispute Resolution & Management
  • International Law
  • International Politics
  • International Relations
  • Law & Government
  • Legal & Political Philosophy
  • Natural Resource Law & Policy
  • Nuclear Law & Policy
  • Oil & Gas Law
  • Petroleum Law & Policy
  • Political Communication
  • Property Law
  • Security Studies
  • Telecommunication Law
  • Water Law & Policy

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