Application deadline: 30 April
Tuition fee:
  • € 700 / Year (EEA)
  • € 700 / Year (Non-EEA)
Start date: September  2015
Credits (ECTS): 90 ECTS
Duration full-time: 15 months
  • French
Delivery mode: On Campus
Educational variant: Part-time, Full-time

Show more

Your Details
Thank You

Become a StudyPortals member and get access to exclusive information, like scholarships, related to your favourite programme!

Please enter your full name.

Something went wrong. Please try again here.

Confirmation e-mail address does not match.

Confirmation e-mail address does not match.

An account with this e-mail already exists. Please log in here.

Are you already a StudyPortals Member?
Find all members only information here


Thank you! Please check your e-mail to activate your account. Once your membership account is activated, you can find all information here.

You can also find alternative Masters here



The programme provides advanced knowledge of Swiss law in the areas of health, pharmaceuticals and intellectual property rights applicable to technology (patents), together with a sound knowledge of international law in these areas. It offers an overview of comparative health and intellectual property law and introduces the principles of bioethics. For students without previous legal training, its aim is to develop general skills in legal argumentation, whereas for students without previous academic training, it is to provide basic instruction in biology and medicine as an aid to grasping the legal principles elaborated in the other courses.

Course structure: obligatory courses, optional courses, obligatory thesis, optional internship.

The courses are taught in French, but some passive proficiency in English (written and spoken) and in German (written) are recommended.

Length of programme: 3 semesters

ECTS credits: 90


The programme is open to holders of degrees from the Faculty of Law as well as to those with a master's or bachelor's degree from the Faculties of Social Sciences and Economics, Medicine or Psychology. For more information:


    There are more scholarships available for this study programme

    to find more related scholarships for this programme.
    Not a member yet? Create an account and join +150 000 StudyPortals members.

    Create a free account now!

    • Save and compare your favourite study programmes
    • Apply for the
      € 1000 scholarship
      awarded by StudyPortals each three months
    • Receive personal updates helping you to find the right study programme for you
    Sign up for free or log in

    We are helping thousands of students to find a university abroad!

    Fortunately enough I was able to find StudyPortals. Right from the start of the application to getting the confirmation of admission I was using StudyPortals.
    Shivprasad - India

    Sign up for your personal newsletter and we will help you too.

    We will send you all the information you need to find your dream study programme!

    Welcome to StudyPortals chat
    Thank you
    Thank you for your question. We will get back to you soon! The reply will be sent to your account which you can activate via the e-mail you just received. Find more study programmes