The European Union is one of the world's largest and most important economies. Those interested in doing business with EU member states must know the taxes, rules and practice of relevant laws. In this programme you will gain a deeper understanding of the European Unionís legal system and how the tax laws of EU's Internal Market operate in a global context. Furthermore, you will learn how to find and use EU and international legal material.
We offer you a unique combination of specialist courses in both direct and indirect taxation with special focus on EU law. The courses are designed to meet the demands of the market for cutting-edge knowledge on multi-jurisdictional tax issues.
Thanks to our close connections with business community many courses feature guest lectures by highly specialized professionals providing you with practical and theoretical insights on European and International tax law claims. During the programme you will meet with tax practitioners working with these issues from, for example, Ernst & Young and Deloitte.
The Master's in European and International Tax Law prepares you for a career within law firms, multinational audit and tax agencies, tax divisions in multinational companies as well as finance departments and other government tax policy institutions.
Tax specialist work at the center of the corporate world or government policy, working with clients and other professionals to find the best tax solutions to deal with complex commercial and real life circumstances.
100,000 SEK per year
Structure of Tax Systems, Comparative Taxation, Sources of Law and General Principles (15 ECTS credits), Methods of Interpretation, Access to Treaty Freedoms, Judicial Remedies and Administrative Cooperation (15 ECTS credits), Specialised courses; Direct Taxation or Indirect Taxation (15 ECTS credits), Masterís degree thesis (15 ECTS credits).
An undergraduate degree in Law including 15 ECTS credits in tax law or an undergraduate degree in Economics or Business Administration (Bachelor, LL.B. or equivalent) including 30 ECTS credits in tax law or equivalent knowledge. English 6/English Course B.
Based on academic merits from university studies and a Statement of Purpose in which applicants should state their reasons for applying and, if necessary, an interview.
No work experience is required.
Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS we offer you the chance to receive up to £10,000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.
Lund University is Scandinavia's largest institution for education and research. Active in Lund, MalmŲ and Helsingborg, and have a comprehensive global network of contacts.