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Constitutional Law and Human Rights

Umea University

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
4342 EUR/year
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About

Constitutional Law and Human Rights programme at the Umea University is becoming increasingly important, in Sweden, Europe and around the world, and constitutional and human rights issues are increasingly becoming a part of political and legal discussion and debate and commonly discussed in the media. 

Overview

While studying

By studying and comparing the constitutional legal frameworks and human rights of different national, regional, and international legal orders, the programme will prepare students for analysing and solving constitutional and human rights issues in many jurisdictions. 

The Constitutional Law and Human Rights programme at the Umea University addresses key concepts and theories of European and international constitutional law and human rights involving in-depth studies of rule of law, constitutionalism and fundamental principles; human rights law; and finally balance of power and constitutional enforcement. The programme is taught in English.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Rule of law, constitutionalism and fundamental principles
  • Human rights law
  • Balance of power and constitutional enforcement
  • Independent written essay within the field of constitutional law and human rights

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International admission round

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Bachelor of Laws or a Bachelor´s Degree (equivalent to a Swedish Kandidatexamen, 180 ECTS) whereof at least 120 ECTS in Law. Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English A/5.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    4342 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4342 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

SEK46,500

Funding

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