The Master's specialisation in Advanced International and European Law focuses on EU competition law and international relations law and deals with other relevant issues, including peace and security, protecting human rights, and promoting sustainable development. You will also focus on the interplay between national and European law.
As a student you will also of going abroad for an internship or courses as an exchange student at partner institutions across Europe.
Many of our lecturers are also law practitioners, bringing valuable real-world experience to the classroom.
The Faculty of Law in Nijmegen was the first in the Netherlands to set up a dedicated European Law programme. It has built an international reputation in the field of European law, immigration law and private law, and is part of a large network that includes more than fifty universities in Europe, the United States, Asia and Australia.
What will you learn?
Gain the knowledge of European Law and how it relates to peace, security, human rights and other issues
Learn about the influences of European lawmaking in relation to other supranational organisations
- Understand the interplay between national, European and international law
The specialisation offers you a broad perspective on European Union and international law, and is therefore most suited to students interested to take up positions in research, consultancy or diplomacy. At the same time, graduates are also well-qualified for work in the practise of law, counselling and advocacy.
Prospective employers interested in your expertise include NGOs and international organisations such as the European Commission, the European Central Bank, the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe, the United Nations, international courts and tribunals, lobby organisations, and charity foundations.
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- Public International Law Advanced
- EU External Relations Law
- European Competition Law
- European Law Moot Court Competition
- International Moot Court Competition
- Judicial Protection in the EU
- European Internal Market Law
- European Immigration Law
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- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , EEA/EU
- Apply before , EEA/EU
- Deadline passed, International
For September intake: Radboud University will still consider EU/EEA applications until 1 July, but may not be able to offer assistance with accommodation.
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- A completed Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Law equivalent to the Dutch educational level*. For the specialisation European Law and Global Affairs: Students with a degree in Politics, Governance, International Relations, Liberal Arts or equivalent, with a substantial number of courses in Law, are also eligible for admission to this specialisation. These students should provide proof of their knowledge of the basic concepts of Law.
- A proficiency in English
- Motivation letter in English. Please explain in your motivation letter why you would like to enrol in the Master’s specialisation of your choice within the European Law programme. Also attach your resume with a photo and your grade list to this letter.
- Due to the COVID-19 outbreak which has led to the temporary closure of test centres, Radboud University currently also accepts the iBT TOEFL Special Home Edition. For all other questions regarding the coronavirus please visit our FAQ.
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International11471 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 11471 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA2143 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 2143 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.