A job in a large law firm or in the legal department of an international company, a position at the Federal Foreign Office or with an NGO: that is the dream of many law graduates. There is a demand for excellently trained lawyers with negotiating power and international experience who are also familiar with business management processes. That is what our LL.M. programme is for. The Master of Laws aims at ambitious lawyers who wish to improve their professional opportunities.
AT A GLANCE
Degree: Master of Laws (LL.M.)
Focus: International Business Law
Start: Annually in Fall Term
Study duration: 2 Semester
Achievable ECTS: 60 Credits
Investment: 19,800 Euro
English-speaking study course
Small learning groups
Close cooperation with prestigious law firms and companies
Focus on internationality, interdisciplinarity and innovation
Insight into global business law
Current topics and issues in the field of jurisprudence
The course comprises two semesters, includes a total of 6 study modules and concludes with your Master Thesis - in cooperation with companies. Each module consists of several courses, lasts 6 weeks and ends with a one-week examination phase. All modules are coordinated and linked with each other in terms of content. For example, basic courses such as “Methodology” are planned for the first semester so that you can benefit directly from the knowledge and skills acquired in these during your ongoing studies.
Basic Modules: Global Banking & Finance, Global Digitalization & Mobility, Global Despute Resolution, Global Mergers & Acquisitions
bachelor’s degree with at least 240 ECTS or an equivalently recognised degree
proof of adequate methodology and legal knowledge
two letters of recommendation
proof of English language proficiency (TOEFL, IELTS)
Passing the selection procedure
Your entire study programme is in English: At the EBS you study at international level and in an international environment. Therefore, all lectures and events are, of course, in English.
You learn and work cross-disciplinarily: you all benefit from the cooperation with the Faculty of Business Administration, the EBS Business School. Lectures are held by professors from the Business School and Law School. In addition, practitioners from the partner network of EBS Universität promote a lively exchange between the law and economics faculties.
Globality is your trump card: All lectures and courses are held in English. Students from Germany, Europe and the whole world come together to study international business law.
You address the latest issues in this business sector: as the youngest law faculty in Germany, the EBS Law School is well equipped for the future. The course clearly focuses on the most important issues of digitisation and mobility as well as their networking.
You will further develop your personality: courses in ethics, the coaching programme and the opportunity to participate in student initiatives during your studies will enable you to think outside the box and support you in developing leadership qualities.
You benefit from the perfect learning environment: the campus is geared to all requirements of modern teaching and learning methods and guarantees intensive and personal supervision.