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Constitutional Law and Human Rights

Umea University

12 months
Duration
4534 EUR/year
Free
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Tuition fee
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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

Key facts

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

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic 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

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  • International

    4534 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4534 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • Application fee SEK900 
  • Tuition fee, first instalment SEK46,500 
  • Total fee SEK93,000

Living costs for Umeå

7125 - 11770 SEK /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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