24 months
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1474 EUR/year
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About

The Law degree program at University of Zurich provides the students with legal knowledge, the skills to analyze the legal system and the ability to reflect on the basic principles and content of legal normativity and jurisprudence.

Overview

  • The Law degree program at University of Zurich illustrates the scientific and social importance of law and the responsibility that lawyers bear. 
  • The Master’s degree program focuses on providing students with an in-depth legal education and the skills to work independently on scientific and practical tasks. 
  • The degree program Master of Law UZH includes an elective pool worth 60 ECTS credits, thus offering students considerable freedom to pursue their individual interests. 
  • The program prepares and qualifies them for work in science and research and equips them with the necessary skills to practice in the legal professions.

Career options

  • The Master of Law UZH program opens up a wide range of professions. The program prepares students for work in the corporate, judicial and administrative legal profession. 
  • Beyond these fields, graduates from this program may hold leading positions in business, culture and politics. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Big Data: Technology and Law
  • Historical Foundations of Swiss Private Law
  • History of Business Law
  • History of International Law
  • Chinese Business Law

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s diploma or a degree that is at least equivalent from a state-accredited university.
  • Credits for any transferred coursework must also have been acquired at a state-accredited university.
  • The degree program must last at least three years (of regular full-time study: 180 ECTS credits or equivalent workload).
  • The diploma must be state-accredited (no equivalency certificates or university-internal confirmations of the successful completion of interim sections).
  • The diploma must grant entitlement to undertake a consecutive Master’s program at a state-accredited university in the relevant country.
  • You must fulfill the requirements of the Master’s study program in question; in other words, you must have the knowledge and skills required for the Master’s study program. 
  • These requirements are set on the basis of the quality, content and scope of, and the level of skills imparted in, one or more Bachelor’s degree programs at the University of Zurich.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1474 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 737 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    1474 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 737 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • Tuition fee is 720 CHF per semester

Living costs for Zürich

1920 - 2572 CHF /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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