Master in Transnational Legal Practice

General

Program Description

  • Level of education: Master programme
  • Type of instruction: Full-time
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Language of instruction: English

Main courses

  • International business law
  • Comparative contract law
  • Alternative dispute resolution
  • Organizational Behaviour and Human Resource Management
  • Merges and acquisitions
  • Competition compliance and competition advocacy
  • International tax law
  • WTO
  • Data privacy regulations
  • Investment law
  • Chinese or Spanish language
  • International business law

Benefits of the programme

  • The programme is taught in English which facilitates the exchange of knowledge and educational technologies in the field of transnational legal practice.
  • It is aimed at training specialists in the field of legal support of transnational business, who have a deep understanding of business processes and the competence of making and ensuring the effective implementation of management decisions.
  • The programme includes legal disciplines aimed at teaching international business law, a comparative analysis of the legislations of countries representing the leading economies of the world, as well as the practical resolution of legal conflicts and legal situations arising from the extraterritorial application of law.
  • It includes a block of management disciplines taught by teachers of the Graduate School of Management, as well as electives for the study of foreign languages ​​(Chinese, Spanish).
  • During the training, students of the programme acquire universal skills in the development and adoption of managerial decisions, the application of Russian, international and foreign legislation.
  • Students have an opportunity to shape and sharpen their skills of leadership, analysis and implementation of international business law.
  • The programme includes a number of active teaching tools: business games, round tables, discussions, case studies, master classes.

Key skills

  • Research / Analytical Skills
  • Application of International Business law
  • Resolutions of the conflicts of law
  • Application of foreign laws
  • Second foreign language (Chinese or Spanish)
  • Communication and Interpersonal Skills for Leadership and Team Work

Career

Key positions

  • Lawyer
  • Consultant
  • Researcher
  • Legal Compliance Manager
Last updated Jan 2020

About the School

St Petersburg University is the oldest university in Russia and for nearly 300 years it has been teaching its students up to the highest educational standards, preparing the graduates who are in high ... Read More

St Petersburg University is the oldest university in Russia and for nearly 300 years it has been teaching its students up to the highest educational standards, preparing the graduates who are in high demand in the labor market by the leading companies in various industries. Read less
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