12 months
Duration
17500 EUR/year
2209 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
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About

This thought-provoking Law and Technology in Europe programme at Utrecht University  dives deep into the fascinating digital and societal developments that are raising new questions at the intersection of law, regulation and technology.

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Overview

Just How Future-Proof Are Europe's Laws?

Are you interested in privacy, cybersecurity, blockchain, artificial intelligence, automated government decision-making and platform economies, as well as the potential ramifications of these developments for our society and its underlying values and the rule of law? 

Do you, as a legal expert, want to make a significant contribution to the fields of both law and technology? If so, then we invite you to learn more about the LLM in Law and Technology in Europe at Utrecht University .

As a student on the programme, you will examine the role played by the EU as it looks to regulate and police these technologies, and whether Europe’s laws are ‘future-proof’ enough to withstand continuing technological innovation and change.

Career opportunities

Digital technologies are ubiquitous and play a role in all domains of the law. There is a growing need for lawyers with firm knowledge and understanding of the workings of these tools and their impact on the law. 

Professionals with a Master’s in Law and Technology in Europe programme at Utrecht University will become the policy- and lawmakers of the future, as well as tomorrow’s legal practitioners. 

After finishing your studies, you can work as a:

  • Lawyer, judge, consultant, or policy officer in a national or international government organisation, in business or in a regulatory agency.
  • Teacher or researcher/PhD in any of the fields of law related to law and technology.

Accreditation

Accredited by the NVAO

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Law Of Market Technologies
  • Digitalisation And Law Enforcement In A Transnational Context
  • Consumers In A Digital Society
  • Technology And The Rule Of Law
  • Capita Selecta Law And Technology In Europe: Research Proposal
  • Capita Selecta Law And Technology In Europe
  • Research And Thesis Law And Technology In Europe

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

  • Eligible are graduates in law, this  includes everyone who has completed the basic university curriculum in law, and has been awarded a law degree in their home country without necessarily having taken subsequent state or professional examinations which would allow them to practice law or be admitted to the Bar.
  • Eligible are students with a Liberal Arts Bachelor’s degree with a good basic knowledge of law. This requirement is fulfilled by students who have completed at least 45 EC on law courses at an undergraduate or graduate level, including basic courses on public international law and/or European Union law.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17500 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2209 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2209 EUR per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Utrecht

900 - 1450 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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