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Transnational Arbitration and Dispute Settlement

12 months
25000 EUR/year
25000 EUR/year
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Transnational Arbitration and Dispute Settlement from Sciences Po introduces you to one of the most attractive and important international arbitration venues worldwide thanks to the presence of the International Chamber of Commerce’s Court of International Arbitration.


Transnational Arbitration and Dispute Settlement from Sciences Po offers an extensive training in theoretical and practical aspects of arbitration and dispute settlement. The core matter of the program will be the study of transnational arbitration in all its forms. The program will also cover other mechanisms of international dispute settlement. These include judicial and non-judicial means of dispute resolution such as litigation before the International Court of Justice, at the World Trade Organization (Panel and Appellate Body), Human Rights Litigation (e.g. European or American framework).


Graduates work as barristers or solicitors and in the legal departments of major companies. They may also work as legal experts in European or international organisations, both governmental and non-governmental.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Transnational commercial arbitration
  • Public international law issues in international litigation
  • Issues of international commercial arbitration
  • Litigation strategy in inter State dispute settlement
  • Brazilian Arbitration Forum 
  • Use of Comparative Law methodology in international arbitration (8 October)
  • Sciences Po & Queen Mary Joint Conference
  • Global competition litigation 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines



between 75 and 100


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Candidates must hold a law degree (Master 2, JD, LL.B., or the equivalent) and a professional experience. Please note that internships could be considered as professional experience.
  • a minimum of 180 ECTS credits;

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    25000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25000 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    25000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25000 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Paris

1195 - 1778 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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