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.
- 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
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , EEA/EU
- Apply before , International
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- 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.
International1500 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1500 EUR per year during 24 months.
EU/EEA1500 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1500 EUR per year during 24 months.
Registration fees: 1,500 € / year
Living costs for Luxembourg
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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