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LL.M. On Campus

European and International Tax Law

University of Luxembourg

24 months
Duration
400 EUR/year
400 EUR/year
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About

This highly-specialised Master In European and International Tax Law (LL.M.) at the University of Luxembourg prepares graduates to become leaders in their respective areas of tax expertise – be that in a private law practice or accounting firm, in government administration, in the judiciary, or in academia. 

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Overview

The Master In European and International Tax Law (LL.M.) at the University of Luxembourg  focuses on the general principles of tax law in order to be able to work with new or unfamiliar legal rules, and to successfully recognise issues arising in new taxing jurisdictions, in this ever-changing field.

5 reasons to choose the Master in European and International Tax Law at the University of Luxembourg:

  • The Programme benefits from Luxembourg’s key position in international finance and the support of international tax law firms located in the country, who are keen to meet our students for internship and possible future employment opportunities.
  • Courses are taught by a mix of leading academics and practitioners from Luxembourg and Europe.
  • Students acquire practical skills in a tax-practice workshop with coaching from professional experts.
  • The Programme benefits from close interaction with research activities by the ATOZ Chair for European and International Taxation. For the best applicant(s), the ATOZ Foundation offers a prestigious scholarship of up to 10,000 EUR to cover the costs living and studying in Luxembourg.
  • Students graduate with a degree that is tailored to the requirements of the Luxembourg tax practice, ensuring excellent employability prospects. Due to the international perspective, the skills obtained are equally relevant for students who want to work abroad.

Career opportunities 

Students will be prepared for employment opportunities in the legal tax and advisory sector, financial or law firms, national administrations, and European and international institutions. The LL.M. in European and International Tax Law also provides a springboard for further academic studies at PhD-level.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Investment Funds
  • Taxation of financial instruments 
  • Tax Procedure
  • Value Added Tax 
  • Tax Practice Workshop 
  • Luxembourg Tax Law: Individual and Corporate Taxation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English, Partially taught in French

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

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

  • Applicants who have successfully completed three years of studies amounting to 180 ECTS (typically a Bachelor in law or equivalent studies) are eligible to apply for the common first year of LL.M. studies at the University of Luxembourg (M1). 
  • Applications must include a cover letter, CV, copies of diplomas and transcripts, as well as supporting documents showing evidence of the necessary language skills required to follow the bilingual programme (B2 or higher in French and B2 or higher in English). Applicants should also include at least one but a maximum of two letters of recommendation from their referees.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    400 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 200 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    400 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 200 EUR per semester during 24 months.

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.

Funding

The ATOZ Foundation, under the aegis of the Fondation de Luxembourg, is delighted to announce that it will award a scholarship of € 10,000 to one second-year student enrolled in the LL.M. in European and International Tax Law offered by the University of Luxembourg during its 2019/2020 academic year.The scholarship winner may benefit from academic advice of an ATOZ staff member throughout said academic year and be offered a paid internship at ATOZ subsequent to the completion of the LLM Programme).Check with study programme administration for validity of the scholarship over time. 

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