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The two-year International Economic Law study programme offers an in-depth study of international economic law with a double degree from Leuphana University of Lüneburg in Germany and the University of Glasgow in Scotland, or the University of the West Indies in Barbados.


The International Economic Law programme at Leuphana University of Lüneburg aims to deliver a broad, scientific and profound engagement with the players and structures of international economic law (first study year in Lüneburg) and, as well as to facilitate an additional specialisation in one of the core subjects of international economic law such as Corporate & Financial Law, International Commercial Law, International Competition Law or Intellectual Property Law (second study year in Glasgow/Scotland or Bridgetown/Barbados). 

Learning Outcomes 

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.

Programme Structure

  • In Lüneburg, a total of six compulsory modules have to be completed. Each of the following compulsory modules bear 10 credits: International Law, International Economic Law, European Law, European Economic Law, International Private Law and European Private Law.
  • In Glasgow/Scotland, students have the opportunity to choose one pathway specialisation out of seven: Corporate & Financial Law, Intellectual Property & the Digital Economy, International Commercial Law, International Competition Law & Policy, International Economic Law, International Law, or International Law & Security.
  • In Bridgetown/Barbados, students have the opportunity to choose courses from a wide range of modules in the field of Corporate & Commercial Law and Public Law such as corporate law, financial law, intellectual property law and transnational commercial transactions law.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

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  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
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  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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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

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  • International

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • The fee for the second year of study at the University of Glasgow is a total of 13,000 GBP*, at the University of the West Indies a total of 10,000 USD

Living costs for Lüneburg

630 - 1000 EUR /month
Living costs

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


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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