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Legislative Studies

University of Luxembourg

24 months
1500 EUR/year
1500 EUR/year
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The Master in Legislative Studies from University of Luxembourg aims to contribute to further the knowledge and studies in the functioning of contemporary decision-making processes at regional, national, European and international levels. 


The Legislative Studies course from University of Luxembourg is a blend of theoretical and practical approaches geared towards securing the employability of future graduates as they chose their career paths, either in the public or private sector. The programme consists of lectures and seminars delivered by both academics and practitioners, specialised in public administration, law, ethics, geography, philosophy, polytechnics, political science and sociology.

This multidisciplinary approach arms student to better engage with the complex issues governing legislative procedures, along with anthropological, cultural, environmental, geopolitical and technological challenges faced by political systems.

The Master in Legislative Studies operates as a programme under the auspices of the Chair for Research in Parliamentary Studies  of the Chamber of Deputies of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, at the University of Luxembourg. It is also the result of a partnership with the Assemblée Parlementaire de la Francophonie and General Secretariat of the European Parliament.


Students and professionals in life-long training can look for possible career prospects in:

  • Professional lobbying organisations registered with public bodies and parliaments.
  • Audit and consultancy firms.
  • Co-legislative bodies at international, European, national, regional levels (parliaments, constitutional courts, courts of auditors, councils of states, ombudspersons and related parties, etc.).
  • Parliamentary and governmental departments for public policy evaluation, certification agencies and national ethics councils.
  • Non-governmental organisations, trade unions, political parties and parliamentary groups.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Public Policy Analysis
  • Parliaments and Co-legislative Institutions
  • International Development, Sustainability and Policy Coherence
  • Border Studies in Geography
  • European Integration in Principles and Theory
  • Internal Market and Competition

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


Partially taught in English, Partially taught in French


120 ECTS


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Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Candidates must have completed a bachelor’s level degree (180 ECTS) in public administration, law, contemporary political history, international relations, philosophy, political science, economics or social sciences.
  • Candidates must possess requisite levels of French language (C1) and English language (B2) respectively. Proof of language proficiency is compulsory in the language of instruction if the student's mother tongue is neither French nor English and/or if the student has not completed 5 consecutive years of schooling in French and/or English before entering an institution of higher education.
  • For certification in French: Diplôme approfondi de langue française (DALF)
  • For certification in English: BULATS, TOEIC, TOEFL, GMAT, IELTS, Cambridge, GRE SAT.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1500 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1500 EUR per year during 24 months.

Registration fees: 1,500 € / year

Living costs for Luxembourg

1212 - 2069 EUR /month
Living costs

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


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