12 months
5000 EUR/year
5000 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Comparative Intellectual Property Law (CIPL) program at the University of Szeged provides thorough professional and theoretical education for students interested in the intellectual property law of the leading countries of cultural industry and industrial property law.

Visit the official programme website for more information


Students who intend to be practitioners or professors of copyright and/or industrial property law or aspire to build successful careers in policy making will also benefit from the program. 

Students having completed their studies in Szeged may prove more successful and efficient in representing and attaining national and international, economic, scientific and cultural interests and objectives.


Successful completion of the Comparative Intellectual Property Law (CIPL) program at the University of Szeged also provides students with extremely solid support and education in the field of intellectual property planning, strategies and business partnerships. 

Furthermore, offering qualifications in the field of legal and administrative tasks and arrangements, it also conveys considerable know-how in the field of enforcement of IP rights. 

Finally, the module is specially designed to present excellent opportunities for state, non-profit and various other organizations such as commercial, trade and legal chambers to delegate students to the program.

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • International and European Copyright Law
  • International and European Patent and Trademark Law
  • International Trade Law and IP
  • IP Aspects of Investment Law and International Dispute Settlement
  • Industrial Property and Science
  • Industrial Property and Telecommunications

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated 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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Fully completed and signed application form
  • BA degree from an accredited university or higher education institution in law or other social sciences, computer sciences, natural sciences, health sciences or engineering
  • Copy of passport
  • 2 recommendation letters from recognised academic persons
  • Recent medical certificate of satisfactory general health status
  • A CV
  • A letter of intent
  • An individual interview (online)
  • Non-refundable application fee and non-refundable entrance exam fee

Tuition Fee

  • International

    5000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2500 EUR per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2500 EUR per semester and a duration of 12 months.


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Comparative Intellectual Property Law (CIPL)
University of Szeged