12 months
16000 EUR/year
2209 EUR/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Master’s programme in International and European Law offered by Radboud University is unique in that it not only provides a thorough understanding of international and European law in general, but also offers further specialisation.

Visit the official programme website for more information


Programme overview

The Master's programme in International and European Law focuses on the role of the European law on the world stage. This programme allows you to focus on one of five specialisations: Business Law, Human Rights and Migration, European Law and Global Affairs, International Law of Global Security, Peace and Development, or Advanced International and European Law.

Depending on the specialisation you choose, this programme allows you to focus on the contextual aspects of European law, including political and social matters.

Career prospects

Graduates of this programme can find jobs in a variety of different fields:

  • Law firm

  • Lobbying or consultancy

  • Financial or Multinational institutions

  • NGOs or governmental institutions

Programme Structure


  • International and European Law Advanced
  • Business Law
  • Human Rights and Migration Law
  • European Law and Global Affairs
  • International Law of Global Security, Peace and Development

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

September intake:

Non-EU/EEA applicants 

  • 1 April: Final deadline

EU/EEA applicants  

  • 1 July: Final deadline




On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Law equivalent to the Dutch educational level. 
  • For the specialisation European Law and Global Affairs: Students with a degree in Politics, Governance, International Relations, Liberal Arts or equivalent, with a substantial number of courses in Law, are also eligible for admission to this specialisation. These students should provide proof of their knowledge of the basic concepts of Law.
  • English proficiency
  • Due to the COVID-19 outbreak which has led to the temporary closure of test centres, Radboud University currently also accepts the iBT TOEFL Special Home Edition. For all other questions regarding the coronavirus please visit our FAQ.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    16000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16000 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2209 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2209 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Nijmegen

800 - 1000 EUR /month
Living costs

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


  • We have a number of scholarships available only for international Master’s students. You can find the full list, including details about eligibility requirements and how to apply, on the university's website

  • Please do note, that most of these scholarships are not fully funded. The Radboud Scholarship Programme (RSP) is the only scholarship that offers both fully and partially funded scholarships.

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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