International and European Law, L.L.M.

  • Application Deadline
  • 18 months
    Duration
  • French, German, English
    Language
University rank #60 (ARWU) ,
The Master of Laws provides comprehensive legal training, making it possible for graduates to enter the job market directly. Thanks to the range of available electives and the dissertation, students have the opportunity to gain general knowledge in various legal fields.

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The Master of Laws provides comprehensive legal training, making it possible for graduates to enter the job market directly. Thanks to the range of available electives and the dissertation, students have the opportunity to gain general knowledge in various legal fields.

THEMATIC MASTER'S PROGRAMME:

International and European law: focuses on topics relating to peace and cooperation, international organisations, the European Union, trade and individuals within the international community.

Opportunities:

Private or public sector jurist, lawyer, solicitor, judge, legal advisor in government or non-governmental organisations, etc.

Programme Structure

  • 3 semesters (max. 6 semesters)
  • 90 ECTS credits
  1. 6 core courses 36 credits
  2. 6 electives 36 credits
  3. Dissertation and seminar 18 credits
  • The dissertation is written as part of a seminar; however, students may write their dissertation outside the seminar (12 credits) and supplement it with an additional elective (6 credits)

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 18 months
  • Credits
    90 ECTS
  • Languages
    • French
    • German
    • Partially taught in English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
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English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

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Academic Requirements

A Bachelor of Law from a Swiss university or an equivalent foreign law degree

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    920 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 460 EUR per semester and a duration of 18 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    920 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 460 EUR per semester and a duration of 18 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • 500 CHF per semester

Living costs for Genève

1040 - 1140 CHF/month
Living Costs

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