International Economic Law

Leuphana University of Lüneburg

24 months
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The International Economic Law programme of Leuphana University of Lüne­burg of­fers an in-depth stu­dy of in­ter­na­tio­nal eco­no­mic law with a dou­ble de­gree.


The International Economic Law programme of Leuphana University of Lüne­burg brings to­ge­ther two are­as of law that are of­ten co­ve­r­ed in­de­pen­dent­ly in le­gal li­te­ra­tu­re as well as in teaching.

The blend of com­pul­so­ry mo­du­les and elec­tives the­re­fo­re con­sti­tu­tes a uni­que fea­ture of the pro­gram­me en­ab­ling stu­dents to aqui­re:

  • in-depth knowledge in the various fields of international economic law
  • basic command of the functions of international markets and relations
  • the ability to analyse the opportunities and limits of global relationships and international regulations concerning international economic aspects
  • ideal preparation for the application of economic issues within the global framework.

Career prospects

Stu­dents will be pre­pa­red spe­ci­fi­cal­ly for ma­nage­ment po­si­ti­ons in mul­ti­na­tio­nal com­pa­nies, as well as ad­vi­so­ry po­si­ti­ons in both the pu­blic and pri­va­te sec­tor. This will be achie­ved by me­ans of a com­pre­hen­si­ve and in-depth ana­ly­sis of the in­ter­na­tio­nal eco­no­mic law and its em­bed­ding in na­tio­nal law, in com­bi­na­ti­on with a fo­cus on a core area of in­ter­na­tio­nal eco­no­mic law and the ac­qui­si­ti­on of in­ter­di­sci­pli­na­ry skills, par­ti­cu­lar­ly in lan­gua­ge and in­ter­cul­tu­ral com­pe­ten­ces. The dif­fe­rent op­por­tu­nities for spe­cia­li­sa­ti­on thus al­low em­pha­sis on va­rious pro­fes­sio­nal fiel­ds as well as for pro­fes­sio­nal ca­re­ers in aca­de­mic con­texts in re­se­arch, teaching and ad­mi­nis­tra­ti­on.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Law
  • Economics
  • Politics
  • Interdisciplinary programmes related to the disciplines

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS or TOEFL needed


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
92 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The Mas­ters Pro­gram­me is ai­med at na­tio­nal and in­ter­na­tio­nal law stu­dents who eit­her have a Ba­che­lor of Laws (LL.B.), a Ba­che­lor’s de­gree with pre­do­mi­nant­ly le­gal com­po­n­ents, the First Sta­te Ex­ami­na­ti­on, or an in­ter­na­tio­nal equi­va­lent.
  • For ap­p­li­cants who­se first lan­gua­ge is not Eng­lish, the awar­ding uni­ver­si­ties set a mi­ni­mum Eng­lish Lan­gua­ge pro­fi­ci­en­cy le­vel. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • 720 EUR per year at Leu­pha­na Uni­ver­si­ty of Lüne­burg
  • 7.000 GBP / 15.500 GBP (Non-EU)  Uni­ver­si­ty of Glas­gow
  • 10.000 USD Uni­ver­si­ty of the West In­dies


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