• Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
This International Business Law program offered at Tilburg University provides you with better knowledge and understanding of key business law topics like corporate law, business organizations, securities regulation, commercial law and competition law.

Overview

It offers you the opportunity to sharpen your skills in research, argumentation, communication, analysis, and international teamwork. The International Business Law program offered at Tilburg University takes you forward by developing the practical application of academic knowledge in the real world, where you are expected to be aware of business objectives in the broader social and economic context.

Career prospects

As a Master of Laws in International Business Law from Tilburg University you are well prepared for a career as a professional business lawyer or an in-house counsel of corporation. Graduates of this Master have become lawyers in the civil service sector and transnational associations (both for-profit and non-profit) as well. They also work in consultancy, research and policy-making.

Graduates started for example as:
  • Lawyer at EY (Russia)
  • Personal Care Legal Business Partner BG at Philips (Netherlands)
  • Lecturer in Business Law at the University of Leeds (United Kingdom)
  • CEO and co-founder of a FinTech start-up (Netherlands)
  • Head Legal and Compliance at a regulated crypto financial broker, asset manager and service provider (Switzerland)
  • Director Data Analytics at a global commercial real estate services organization (Netherlands)

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • A Primer on International Business Law 
  • Banking and Securities Regulation 
  • European Competition Law 
  • International Business Law 
  • International Company Law

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    90

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  • Minimum required score:

    575

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General 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 a law related field (with a minimum of 90 ECTS in law courses).
  • You need to demonstrate proficiency in English

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14604 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14600 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2088 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2083 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
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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.

Funding

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

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