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Master's Degrees in
International Law in France

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Studying International Law

International law focuses on the legal relation between nations instead of private individuals. When referring to international law, usually the following three disciplines are distinguished: Private international law, public international law and supranational law. International law degrees prepare graduates for careers in government, international relations, international business, and more.

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Studying in France

Except for universities for architecture, arts and design as well as engineering & management, France is also famous for its good food and wine. The French universities offer a broad range of programmes, no matter if you study in Paris, Nancy or Bordeaux.

15 International Law Master's degrees in France

L.L.M. Transnational Arbitration and Dispute Settlement

The high-level education received during the Transnational Arbitration and Dispute Settlement programme from Sciences Po  , enables students to be extremely competitive to get positions in international law firms, arbitration institutions and international organisations.

L.L.M. International and European Law

The first-year* of the master’s degree program in « International and European Law » is a French national degree, taught in English, fully recognized in Europe and complying with the Bologna process. This one-year program equals 60 credits in the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS).

M.A. Human Rights and Humanitarian Action

This Master provides students with a unique blend of core social science approaches to humanitarianism and human rights intended to deconstruct the intuitive familiarity between the two fields and renew the debate concerning the universalism and political neutrality of human rights and humanitarian action through empirical study. It also offers indispensable courses in international law and global/regional institutional frameworks and advocacy skills.The teaching and learning objective is to give students the tools for strong analytical contextualisation that gives both depth and breadth to the issues and stakes in human rights and humanitarian action and that enable students to make the 'right decision at the right moment' when undertaking action on the ground.

Sciences Po Paris School of International Affairs
L.L.M. Sorbonne Law School - Queen Mary University of London Double LLM

Developed by the Centre for Commercial Law Studies (CCLS) at Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) and the Sorbonne Law School (Sorbonne), this double degree programme leads to two prestigious qualifications from two globally recognised institutions. The aim is to provide students with a unique opportunity to study international and comparative business law; in two languages (French and English), with two renowned Institutions.

L.L.M. International Business Law

This program is open to law graduates who wish to develop a career in international business law. The program is intensive and fast paced bringing the students on a high growth learning experience across the 10 months of the program. This International Business Law programme is offered by the Université Catholique de Lyon.

Faculté de Droit
Master Careers in International Law

The Master’s degree in  “Careers in International Law” (CJI, ie Carrières juridiques Internationales ) aims at training high ranking international lawyers, both in English and in French, by developping their sense of judgement and their understanding of the main issues in international law. This Careers in International Law programme is delivered by Université Grenoble Alpes (UGA).

L.L.M. Comparative and European Private International Law

This programme is a double degree giving the chance to the students into it to be graduated of a Master 2 and a LL.M (Latin Legum Magister) in the same time. The French Master is issued after having spent the first semester in the Université Toulouse 1 Capitole and the LL.M after the second semester in the University of Dundee. 

M.A. Economic Law

The Sciences Po Law School curriculum provides students with a firm handle of fundamental concepts of law, a deep comprehension of their theoretical underpinnings, and a clear understanding of their practical implications.

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