LL.M. On Campus

Transborder Commercial Law

Riga Graduate School of Law

12 months
5500 EUR/year
5500 EUR/year
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Focusing on the aspects of trade within the European Union and beyond, the Transborder Commercial Law programme of the Riga Graduate School of Law prepares students for future success in international trade, arbitration, and contract law. 


Course Description

In addition to covering trade policies within the European Union, the Transborder Commercial Law programme of the Riga Graduate School of Law also provides a detailed examination of the international conditions framing European Union trade and policy and company structures operating within.

The one year programme consists of 60 ECTS of theoretical study including 30 ECTS devoted to a thesis. Following successful completion, students are awarded a Masters degree (LL.M) in Transborder Commercial Law.

Executive-style schedules allow ambitious students and professionals to combine work and studies. 

The programme is also offered on a part-time basis with the duration of the part time programme dependent on a schedule tailored to the student. Normally, the duration of study is doubled. For example, the one year programme takes two years to complete if followed on a part time basis.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • International Sales Law
  • European Private International Law 
  • Comparative Contract & Commercial Law 
  • The Foundations of Intellectual Property Law
  • International Arbitration  
  • Company Law

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All masters programmes are available to students who have completed a bachelor, masters or equivalent degree in law or a related field (on the condition that basic knowledge of law and corresponding work experience can be demonstrated). For those with a three-year bachelor degree, options are limited to the two-year masters programmes.
  • English language proficiency: IELTS 6+, TOEFL IBT 80+ or TOEFL paper based test 550+.
  • A copy of your diploma and diploma supplement (grade transcript). A certified English translation must be provided if the diploma was obtained outside Latvia.
  • A motivation letter in English describing your educational, professional and social achievements (max 2 000 characters).
  • A copy of your passport and a passport size photo (the photo will be used for your student card in case of admission). 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5500 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5500 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Riga

503 - 783 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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