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International and European Law

Riga Graduate School of Law

12 months
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5500 EUR/year
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About

Allowing students the choice between broad or specialised themes of study, the International and European Law programme of the Riga Graduate School of Law prepares students for professional careers in international organisations, private law firms, public and private institutions and academia.

Overview

Course Description

Students are able to tailor their own experience with courses from several tracks offered, including Public International and Human Rights Law, European Union Law and Policy, Transborder Commercial Law, and  Law and Finance.

The one year masters programme consists of 60 ECTS of theoretical study with an interaction between law and other disciplines emphasised within each course track, including 30 ECTS devoted to a thesis. Following successful completion, students are awarded a Masters degree (LL.M) in International and European Law.

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

The International and European Law programme of the Riga Graduate School of Law is also offered on a part-time basis with the duration 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:

  • Legal Research
  • International Law
  • International Humanitarian Law and Responsibility
  • International Human Rights Law
  • International Adjudication
  • Litigation at the European Court of Human Rights

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 ECTS

Delivered

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 programme.
  • One year academic programme is available to individuals with bachelor or masters degree in law or related fields, if basic knowledge in law or corresponding work experience is acquired, obtained in at least four years long studies; second level professional higher education, professional bachelor or masters degree in law or other related fields, if basic knowledge in law or corresponding work experience is acquired.
  • English language proficiency: IELTS 6+, TOEFL IBT 80+ or TOEFL paper based test 550+.

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.

Funding

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