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Natural Resources Law and International Environmental Law

18 months
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About

The Natural Resources Law and International Environmental Law programme at University of Iceland is a specialised Masters-Program in law created for students from around the world who have reached a relatively high standard in their basic legal education and want to focus on legal rules relating to natural resources and issues of environment or resource management.

Overview

Holders of an LL.M. degree in Natural Resources Law and International Environmental Law at University of Iceland shall have acquired an extensive and deep knowledge of these legal specialities and of certain fundamental subjects of international law and European law. This entails that holders:

  • know the academic topics and issues addressed by the disciplines of natural resources law and international environmental law
  • have acquired knowledge by participating in research projects either with instructors or other students, and through diverse teaching methods
  • are able to present and provide reasoning to support independent legal conclusions based on established legal methods
  • have the knowledge and ability to integrate the latest knowledge into the areas of natural resources law and international environmental law
  • possess knowledge of the established methods of legal research
  • have a solid knowledge of the ethics of scholarship

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Basic Course in Public International Law   
  • International Environmental Law and Sustainable Development   
  • International Human Rights Law   
  • EU Environmental Law  
  • Natural Resources Law (Basic Course) 
  • Law of the Sea   
  • International Economic Law   
  • Law 
  • LLM Final Thesis  

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Nordic citizens are exempt and may apply for graduate studies until 15 April. 

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Admission requirements:

  • A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
  • Adequate undergraduate training to pursue graduate studies in Medieval Icelandic Studies
  • Satisfactory Grade Average
  • Adequate command of English
  • Completion of Preparatory Reading List before enrolment

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 18 months.

The University of Iceland does not charge tuition fees, but the annual registration fee is ISK 75,000. (aprox. 540 euros or 576 USD)

Living costs for Reykjavik

178929 - 290400 ISK /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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