European Union Law (International and European Law)

European Union Law (International and European Law)

Master degree
12 months
Application deadlines: 1 April
Processing time: 30 days
Intakes: September
International tuition: €15,510
Domestic tuition: €2,083

Program overview

The European Union Law Master’s programme provides its students with a solid foundation in substantive and institutional EU Law. Classes are taught by renowned experts in their fields of specialisation and our professors are scholars who are closely connected to one of the university’s research centres of excellence.

Study options

This program can be done
On campus



Academic legal background Admission to the Master's programme is determined based on your academic background, which must include: 1. An academic degree comparable to a Dutch Bachelor of Laws. 2. Basic knowledge of Public International Law is required for the following tracks: Public International Law International Trade and Investment Law 3. Basic knowledge of European Law is required for the following tracks: European Union Law European Competition Law and Regulation English language proficiency In an international environment, sufficient mastery of the English language is critical for academic success. Students must take an English-language proficiency test to demonstrate their ability. The Amsterdam Law School accepts the following tests and test results: TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) - The minimum required TOEFL score is 100 iBT, with a minimum score of 25 for reading and listening skills and 24 for speaking and writing skills. TOEFL ITP-scores are not accepted. IELTS (International English Language Testing System) - The minimum required overall IELTS score is 7.0, with a minimum score of 6.0 for each individual component. Cambridge English Language Assessment - A Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) certificate (minimum grade C) or Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE) certificate.

Career opportunities

xpertise in a specific area of EU law can make you an attractive candidate for legal positions in the private or public sector. With an LLM degree in European Union law, you will be qualified for careers in: international businesses, law firms or NGOs EU institutions in Brussels, Luxembourg, Strasbourg or other cities which host international authorities The national public sector (ministries, regional – and local government, agencies etc.) consultancy as an independent expert in your area of specialisation.