Masters in Law

International Law

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International law deals with relations between nations and states also known as law of nations, and is split into public international law, private international law and supranational law. International law deals with the legal interactions between nations, companies, or governments, assuring their proper rights.

Masters of international law offer many specialisations such as: international economic law, international security law, international criminal law, international environmental law, diplomatic law, international human rights law, etc.

Students of international law will be prepared to address topics such as: state elements of liability for internationally wrongful conduct, state responsibility for dangerous activities, law treaties and negotiation practices, means of settling international economic disputes.

Bachelors in international law may prepare graduates for future government positions as well as to work in departments that address issues such as international relations, European integration and legal reconciliation. Other career paths include private law firms that deal with international business transactions, international and non-profit organisations as well as intergovernmental organisations.

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Suggested Masters in International Law

LL.M. International and European Union Law

The purpose of the International and European Union Law study programme at Vilnius University is to train legal experts and legal service professionals with the comprehensive and profound knowledge about international, international-regional and European Union legal norms that influence the most important areas of national legal systems.

Lithuania
M.A. International Law, Ethics and Politics

The MA in International Law, Ethics and Politics from the University of Birmingham will cover the application of International Law, European Law, ethics and international politics to problems such as poverty reduction; international trade; war and terrorism; climate change; and democracy.

United Kingdom
LL.M. European Law and Global Affairs

The Master's specialisation in European Law and Global Affairs offers a unique multidisciplinary programme combining the study of European law and political science. Combining international relations and European law studies, it focuses on the main challenges facing the EU in the 21st century and looks at the various legal rules and policy options that may be developed in response.

Netherlands
Pre-Master Graduate Diploma in Law

The Graduate Diploma in Law programme offered by City, University of London prepares you prepare for direct entry to a postgraduate degree in international law and litigaton subject.

United Kingdom