Master's Degree in Business and Contractual Law

Universitat Rovira i Virgili

Program Description

Master's Degree in Business and Contractual Law

Universitat Rovira i Virgili

Master's Degree in Business and Contractual Law

Business and contracting are decisive for the forces that drive the region's economy: industry, commerce, real estate, services, agriculture and petrochemicals. This master's degree offers advanced training in the private law applicable to businesses and individuals.

The aim is to offer interdisciplinary training as an added value to meet the demand for specialisation and strategies in Spain, the EU and the world in times of growth or crisis.

The Faculty of Law offers a special programme that allows to achieve simultaneouly the Master's degree in Legal Practice and other studies of law at master's degree level which allows to the legal especialization. For more information consult the website of the Faculty of Law

Career opportunities

The programme provides students with fundamental knowledge for attaining professional excellence in various fields:

  • Corporate legal advice.
  • Independent legal advice to businesses.
  • External business auditing and consultancy.
  • Research in universities or research institutes.
  • Comprehensive business advice to domestic and foreign businesses.
  • Business arbitration.
  • Merit points in the Spanish civil service.

Language of instruction


FIRST YEAR: Compulsory subjects

  • Company Law
  • Company Taxation Law
  • Insolvency Law
  • Nationaland International Employment Law
  • New Perspectives on Contract Law
  • Contracts in Real Estate Law
  • Comercial Law
  • Contract Taxation Law
  • Conflicts Resolution and Arbitration
  • Evidence Law on Business Ligation
  • Litigation in Internacional Business
  • Final Master's Project
  • Work Experience
  • Methodological Contributions of Legal Thought


  • Introduction to Law and to the Spanish Legal System

Admission qualifications

A university degree in law, labour science, business administration and management, economics, business administration, industrial relations, employment, or a related field.

Specific documents

As well as the compulsory documentation required for pre-enrolment on the programme, students must also submit the following documents:

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Academic transcript
  • Documentary accreditation of knowledge of foreign languages

Selection criteria

Pre-enrolled students will be selected according to the following criteria:

  1. Suitability of the admission qualification: up to 60 points. Qualifications will be graded in accordane with the following scale:
    a. A degree in Law: up to 60 points
    b. A degree in another field: up to 30 points
  2. Evaluation of the student’s academic record in the university degree qualifying them for admission to the master's degree: up to 20 points.
  3. Competence in languages other than the ones in which the course is taught: up to 10 points. The Admissions Committee for the master's degree may establish mechanisms in addition to the presentation of language certificates, such as interviews or language placement tests.
  4. Complementary training related to the content of the master's degree (courses, seminars or other training activities, for which proof must be provided): up to 10 points.
This school offers programs in:
  • German

Last updated July 4, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus or Online
Start Date
Start date
Oct. 2017
1 year
Full time
2,910 EUR
Start date Oct. 2017
Spain Tarragona
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End date Request Info
Duration 1 year
Price 2,910 EUR