European Law and Global Risk, LL.M. | Tilburg University | Tilburg, Netherlands
12 months
15100 EUR/year
2253 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The biggest societal challenges are global, affecting half a billion EU citizens. This Master focuses on EU law that aims to secure economic prosperity, environmental integrity, proper responses to migration, and continued respect for the rule of law. EU law not only dominates these legal spheres within the EU, but also is a leading global force.

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  • Explore the constitutional, institutional and economic foundations of EU law with the guidance of international researchers and experts in these field at a university in close proximity to two of Europe’s most important legal and political centers: Brussels and The Hague.
  • Small class sizes and interactive teaching methods in an international classroom.
Career prospects

As a Master of Laws with a specialization in European Law and Global Risk from Tilburg University , you are well prepared for a career as a lawyer at a national and/or international law firm, the European public administration, in diplomacy, European and international courts, multinational enterprises, and advocacy.

Graduates started for example as:
  • Policy Officer at the European Commission
  • Attorney-at-Law at Loyens and Loeff
  • PhD researcher at Tilburg University

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Risk in the EU 
  • Rule of Law in the EU 
  • Regulation Competition
  • Internal Market

Besides these core courses you can select from a list of electives, including:

  • Migration and the Rule of Law
  • The EU and Global Environmental Risks
  • Governance and Law
  • Climate Law
  • External Relations

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


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60-63 credits (ECTS)


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
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Other requirements

General requirements

Before applying, please make sure that you meet the following admission requirements:

  • You have an academic Bachelor's degree in Law before the start of this Master's program, or;
  • You have an academic Bachelor’s degree in European Studies before the start of this Master’s program, or:
  • You have an academic Bachelor’s degree in a law related field (with a minimum of 90 ECTS in law courses).
  • You need to demonstrate proficiency in English

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15100 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15100 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2253 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2253 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Tilburg

700 - 1100 EUR /month
Living costs

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


Partner Scholarships Tilburg Law School (TLS)
  • Tuition fee waiver (25%) for non-EU students of non-EU partner universities of the Tilburg Law School.

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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