Competition Law (M3074)

30 credits, Level 6

Autumn and spring teaching

You examine the detailed rules of competition law and policy in the EU.

You cover the law relating to cartels, abuses of dominant position, mergers, enforcement, state aid and the application of competition law to public services and undertakings entrusted with services of general economic interest.


51%: Lecture
49%: Seminar


50%: Examination (Open examination)
50%: Written assessment (Essay)

Contact hours and workload

This module is 300 hours of work. This breaks down into 46 hours of contact time and 254 hours of independent study.

This module is running in the academic year 2019/20. We also plan to offer it in future academic years. It may become unavailable due to staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of such changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.