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Air and Space Law (Advanced LL.M.)

Leiden University

12 months
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19300 EUR/year
19300 EUR/year
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Which laws govern the commercial use of outer space? Are States responsible for mitigating space debris? Who is liable for accidents that happen onboard an the aircraft? Learn how to deal with questions like these from both an international and a European perspective. Apply to this Air and Space Law (Advanced LL.M.) programme at Leiden University. 

Overview

The Air and Space Law (Advanced LL.M.) programme at Leiden University combines public air law, private air law and space law. It has a clearly defined European and international dimension, making it unique in the world. In this intensive one-year master’s programme, you will gain a solid legal foundation in this exciting field, learning from some of the foremost experts in academia and legal practice.

The International Institute of Air and Space Law (IIASL), which houses this advanced master's specialisation, is one of the leading international academic research and teaching institutes in this field. The Institute maintains close relations with national and international organisations and institutions worldwide and enjoys the guidance of a prestigious International Advisory Board.

The programme also offers a blended learning version. Blended learning is a combination of distance learning and face-to-face learning. Participants largely work from their homes or offices and communicate with the teaching staff through a software package (Blackboard) via internet or via email.

Career prospects

Many graduates find positions in:
  • law firms or consulting firms with an aviation and space law practice
  • legal departments of airports,airlines and aerospace companies
  • civil aviation authorities
  • ministries of transportation
  • space organisations like the European Space Agency
  • academia

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Economic Regulation of Air Transport
  • Private Air Law
  • Public Air Law
  • Moot Court Competition
  • International Space Law and Policy
  • Finance and Procurement of Aerospace Activities

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

The following diploma requirements apply for this programme:

  • A full degree in law offering access to legal practice in the country where it was obtained, or an equivalent degree from a recognised university/law school;
  • or a degree at an equivalent level in a relevant discipline with a sufficient background in law; and
  • evidence of excellent academic performance.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19300 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19300 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    19300 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19300 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • Part-time: €9,650.
  • Blended learning: €10,200.

Living costs for Leiden

850 - 1250 EUR /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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