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European and International Energy Law, Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #147 (QS) ,
For the fifth year now Technische Universität Berlin offers the advanced Master of Business Law European and International Energy Law on the EUREF Campus in the centre of Berlin.

About

The course offers lawyers, legal practitioners and economists an excellent opportunity to gain expertise in the field of international and European energy law. Students will become acquainted with the technical and economic foundations of energy markets as well as all areas of law relevant for the value chains in the electricity and gas sector. The curriculum covers competition law, regulatory law and economic fundamentals inter alia.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Legal framework for the functioning of the energy markets
  • The legal framework for grid operation
  • Economic foundations of regulatory law
  • The legal framework for energy trade and supply
  • Introduction to regulatory law
  • Master thesis
  • Technical fundamentals and legal framework for electricity generation

Lecturers

Lecturers come from the international community (Germany, USA, UK, Russia, Switzerland, Belgium) and cover expertise in all relevant areas of energy regulation such as universities, European and national authorities (European Commission and National Regulatory Authority), international and national energy companies, major law firms, and courts.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    60 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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Academic Requirements

  • This programme does not recognise GRE® scores.

    The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. The GRE® General Test contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

General Requirements

  • Motivation letter in English (max. 1 page A4)
  • Tabular CV (with information about educational and professional background)
  • University degree recognized by German universities (at least 240 ECTS)
  • Proof of working experience of at least one year (preferably in the relevant working Areas of energy) after completion of the studies
  • Proof of knowledge of the English language at Level B2 (or higher) of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) (not required for high School graduation in English)
  • Further documents such as references may be submitted

Work Experience

At least 1 year(s) of work experience are required.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    9996 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10000 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9996 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10000 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
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5,000 Euro per semester. This covers all courses and materials plus public transportation service in the city of Berlin (tariff zones ABC).

Living costs for Berlin

  • 836 - 1340 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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

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