Post-Graduate Arbitration and Business Law, L.L.M.

  • Application Deadline
  • 10 months
    Duration
  • Tuition Fee
    14950 GBP/year
    Tuition fee
    14950 GBP/year
    Tuition fee
  • English
    Language
University rank #72 (WUR) ,
Lawyers have to interact between national and international regulatory environments and negotiate and structure business transactions across countries. Lawyers have to interact between national and international regulatory environments and negotiate and structure business transactions across countries.

About

Lawyers have to interact between national and international regulatory environments and negotiate and structure business transactions across countries.

Lawyers have to interact between national and international regulatory environments and negotiate and structure business transactions across countries.

If you are a lawyer who is interested in this dynamic international world, you can pursue your ambitions with this postgraduate Master's programme. The Erasmus Postgraduate LL.M. in Business Corporate and Maritime Law is designed to provide you with the theoretical and practical knowledge to understand the global environment of international commercial practice. By focussing on current developments in the three core areas of business, corporate and maritime law, the programme gives lawyers the practical skills necessary to deal with business problems and disputes, whether in an international or national context.

If you are a lawyer who is interested in this dynamic international world, you can pursue your ambitions with this postgraduate Master's programme. The Erasmus Postgraduate LL.M. in Business Corporate and Maritime Law is designed to provide you with the theoretical and practical knowledge to understand the global environment of international commercial practice. By focussing on current developments in the three core areas of business, corporate and maritime law, the programme gives lawyers the practical skills necessary to deal with business problems and disputes, whether in an international or national context.

This programme will end in 2013

Programme Structure

Programme internationalization:

  • Studying abroad is optional.

This programme has a workload of 60 ECTS.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 10 months
  • Credits
    60 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score (Grade B):

    193

    The CAE test – or the Cambridge Advanced English – is an exam for applicants who wish to get a Certificate in Advanced English. To receive the Advanced certificate, test-takers must score between 142 and 210 on the Cambridge English: Advanced test. Read more about CAE.

    Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.

  • Minimum required score:

    575

    The TOEFL – or Test OF English as a Foreign Language – offers a paper-based test (PBT). The final, overall PBT score ranges between 310 and 677, and is based on an average taken from the three test components (listening, structure, and reading). The writing part of this test is scored separately on a scale of 0-6. Read more about TOEFL (PBT).

  • Minimum required score:

    90

    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

Previous education: Law degree from a recognized university entitling access to the legal profession in home country.

Professional experience: Recommended but not necessary.

Additional language requirements:

  • IELTS overall band: 6.5
  • IELTS listening: 6
  • IELTS reading: 6
  • IELTS writing: 6
  • IELTS speaking: 6
  • TOEFL paper based: 575
  • TOEFL computer based: 232
  • TOEFL internet based: 90

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14950 GBP per year and a duration of 10 months.
  • EU/EEA

    14950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14950 GBP per year and a duration of 10 months.

Living costs for Rotterdam

760 - 1,270 EUR/month
Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Scholarships / Grants:

Neso Indonesia:
StuNed Scholarships for Master studies, short courses and customized training programmes are available for Indonesian professionals with at least two years work experience in a development-related organization.
For additional information: Website

Fulbright/ NAF:
The Fulbright Center is a bi-national, non-profit organization established by international agreement between the United States of America and the Kingdom of The Netherlands. It promotes educational co-operation and provides information on study, research and internships in the United States.
For additional information: Website

:
Jean Monnet Scholarship Programme, which has been implemented for 20 years and aims to support Turkey's administrative capacity building efforts for the effective implementation of the EU acquis, is the most prestigious scholarship programme in Turkey.
For additional information: Website

European Commission:
The Alban Scholarship programme aims at the reinforcement of the European Union-Latin America cooperation in the area of Higher Education. * for postgraduate studies. * for specialization studies at any of the eligible recognised organizations of Higher Training (companies included).
For additional information: Website

:
For additional information: Website

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.