The LL.M. Master’s degree programme Business Law in an International Context from Berlin School of Economics and Law combines an academic approach to questions of Business Law with a close understanding of its practical context and the soft skills required for working in an international commercial environment. We are currently planning joint degree courses with Swiss and Dutch universities.
Applicants should hold a Bachelor’s degree in a Legal or Business Law discipline; admission will also be granted to those having completed the first German State Examination in Law or an equivalent.
Graduates of the course can draw on comprehensive knowledge and expertise in International Company Law and a range of communication skills. They often work in Management Consultancies, in the legal or HR departments of companies, legal companies, receivers, lobby groups or in the social economy
- Corporate Management and Governance
- International Contract Law and Contract Design
- Corporate Employment Law
- Corporate Transactions
- Restructuring and Risk Management
- Contract Design in Labour Law
- 18 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , National
DisciplinesInternational Law Business Law Master of Laws (LLM) View 9 other Masters in Business Law in Germany
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- An undergraduate law degree (Bachelor or German Diploma degree) or the first State Examination in Law or a comparable qualification from a recognized university
- At least 210 credit points. Applicants with 180 credits will be required to obtain the additional 30 credits by completing a placement in the third semester (the programme will then last four semesters)
- Evidence on having completed undergraduate courses in BGB, Law of Obligation, Labor Law, Corporate Law, Constitutional Law and Insolvency Law (or equivalent topics)
- English language skills on a high B2 level proved by a standardised test, e.g. TOEFL (iBT minimum score 83), IELTS (minimum score 6.0)
- excellent German language skills (for applicants who do not have German as a first language) on a high B2 level on the CERF (Common European Reference Framework)
- Letter of motivation and CV in English
InternationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 18 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 18 months.
There are is no tuition. You only have to pay the €300 semester enrolment fees and an administration fee.
Living costs for Berlin
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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