LLM Program in European and International Business Law

(English Only)

Overview

The LLM Program in European and International Business Law is offered by the University of Vienna School of Law pursuant to § 56 of the Austrian University Act of 2002 (Universitätsgesetz 2002).

Educational Profile:
European and international business lawyer

Target Groups:
The LLM Program in European and International Business Law is of special interest for persons who are affiliated with or plan to work for internationally operating business law firms or enterprises, government agencies, business lobbies, the institutions of the European Union or any other European and international organizations, and who need a comprehensive and practically oriented education in European and international business law for their professional environment.

Admission Requirements:
Admission requirements are a first law degree/diploma (LLB, JD etc) or another degree/diploma of a program with a substantial legal education. Non-native speakers must prove their good knowledge of English (e.g. TOEFL, IELTS).

Program Emphasis:
The LLM Program in European and International Business Law focuses on the European and international legal framework for internationally operating enterprises and the relevant economic governance issues in a European and international context. A special emphasis is put on the enterprises' legal position, when doing business in the European Internal Market and internationally. With this background, the LLM program offers a broad legal education in European and international business law. A strong emphasis is on European Union Business Law. Another strong emphasis is on Intellectual Property and New Technologies in a European and international legal context. All LLM students must complete 24 units (60 ECTS).

Academic Degree:
Master of Laws (LL.M.)

Language of Instruction:
English

Duration:
Full-time: 2 semesters
Part-time: 2-4 semesters

Next Starts of the Full-Time LLM Program:
Students can begin the full-time LLM program in October or March.
Next starts: October 2017 and March 2018
Application Deadline:
August 31 (for the LLM program start in October)
January 31 (for the LLM program start in March)

Next Starts of the Part-Time LLM Program:
Students can beginn the part-time LLM program throughout the year.

Applications are accepted throughout the year. Admissions are done on an on-going basis.

Please mail your application as a PDF document (one single
PDF file) by e-mail to maria.sturm@univie.ac.at.

If your application should be accepted, please mail the original
application documents by regular mail to:

Dr. Maria Sturm
University of Vienna School of Law
Department of Commercial and Business Law
Schottenbastei 10-16
1010 Vienna
Austria

Tuition:
EUR 11,600.-

Application Form:
Download Application Form Full Time

Download Application Form Part Time