Come study International and European Law at Radboud University

Come study International and European Law at Radboud University


Do you want to gain a thorough understanding of international and European law in general ánd specialise in subjects of your specific interest? Come study the unique Master's programme in International and European Law at Radboud University in Nijmegen, the Netherlands!

Four specialisations

They offer four specialisations:

Business Law

The specialisation Business Law is primarily designed for students who wish to pursue an international legal career in the area of business law. Nijmegen is one of the best places in the world to study business law. Radboud University’s Faculty of Law offers a thorough and broad education in various fields of business law and is specialised in research and teaching in this area.

Human Rights and Migration

In the specialisation Human Rights and Migration, you will study legal issues relating to migration and human rights in their theoretical, operational, social and political context. The core questions revolve around the application of legislation and international human rights treaties. You will gain an understanding of how international and European legal instruments influence the position and mobility of citizens in the EU and how the major international documents and courts protect the rights of individuals.

International and European Law Advanced

In this specialisation, you will acquire an advanced understanding of the core issues of European Union law and public international law. It offers considerable freedom to focus on the subjects you find most relevant for your future career. You can therefore apply a particular focus and opt for a thematic package instead of a purely disciplinary one.

European Law and Global Affairs

Finally, the specialisation European Law and Global Affairs is designed for students that want to extend their knowledge of European Law, but who are also interested in studying the international relations of the European Union from other academic perspectives. This specialisation enables you to develop a broad perspective on the role of the EU on the global scene.

Erasmus Mundus Master’s programme International Law of Global Security, Peace and Development

Next to the LL.M. programme, you can choose a unique two-year Erasmus Mundus Master programme "International Law of Global Security, Peace and Development". This programme includes three mobility periods:

  • Semester 1: University of Glasgow
  • Semester 2: Institut Barcelona d'Estudis Internacionals
  • Semester 3: Radboud University Nijmegen (specialisation in International and European law Advanced of Human Rights and Migration)
  • Semester 4: Dissertation

Radboud University

Radboud University is a comprehensive, internationally-oriented university that aspires to be one of the best in Europe. Radboud University challenges its students to actively participate in the academic community and trains them to be critical and committed academics. The university’s academic staff and students come from all over the world.

Radboud University Law Faculty

The Law Faculty

The Law Faculty is located in a new building and has the biggest law library in the Netherlands. Besides a lot of lecture rooms, the so-called “Grotius Building” also offers a restaurant, a coffee corner and many nice spots where you can study or discuss the literature with your fellow students.

The city of Nijmegen

Nijmegen is a real university town with a large variety of shops, restaurants and cafés. It is the oldest city in the Netherlands, dating back to Roman times. Today, it has around 175.000 inhabitants, 30.000 of whom are students. Students appreciate the many leisure activities available in the city. Furthermore, Nijmegen is a very green city, located on the Waal river where locals can enjoy a picnic in the summer.

nijmegen city

Contact Radboud University

The tuition fee for 2021-2022 is 2.168 euros for EU students and 16.000 euros for non-EU students. Scholarships are available. For more information, visit their official website or contact them via mail.



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