More information about the requirement application can be found on www.universiteitleiden.nl/public-international-law
More information about the tuition fees can be found on www.studieren-in-holland.de/25,1,studiengebuehren.html
EU/EEA students: 15 June (September intake);
EU/EEA students: 1 April (September intake);
About Public International Law
The one - year programme focuses on the law that governs international relations. In the not so distant past, this was more or less limited to relations between states, but in recent years international organisations, peoples, enterprises and individuals have also bec ome part of the increasingly complex global society and therewith of the realm of in ternational law. As a student of this programme, you will be challenged to develop your own views on the role and functioning of law in intern ational society.
As the programme will be taught in Leiden and The Hague, it will, as far as possible, draw upon
the expertise available in the various
international institutions located in The Hague, such as the International Court of Justice, the International Criminal Tribunal for Yugoslavia,
the International Criminal Court and the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons
Curriculum and Overview
In this advanced masters programme, you will gain a thorough understanding of the legislation that governs international relations in an increasingly complex global society. You will learn in - depth about a wide range of aspects that affect our world, in addition to getting the opportunity to specialize your area of study.
For detailed information on the courses and curricula, see the e - Prospectus: studiegids.universiteitleiden.nl/public-international-law
Job and Career prospects
As a graduate, you will be qualified for a range of positions within organisations such as international courts, international organisations, national judicial institutions, non - governmental organisations, the foreign service, prestigious law firms, academic and research institutes.
Do you want to apply for this programme at Leiden University? FInd out how to apply by following the step-by step guide: www.universiteitleiden.nl/e/public-international-law
About Leiden University
Are you curious, critical and involved in the world around you? At Leiden University, the oldest university in the Netherlands, you can make a valuable contribution to tackling the various national and international challenges facing modern society. Together with academics and fellow students from all over the world, you will actively address these challenges. We keep an open mind, do not shy away from difficult discussions and allow one another the space to disagree. We expect the same active, open - minded and critical attitude from you.
We challenge you to look beyond your own boundaries. Leiden University welcomes anyone who wants to achieve their full potential. Our modest community size in the historical cities of Leiden and The Hague creates a highly personal and committed atmosphere. Together, we map out a learning path that suits you and your ambitions. You will also be encouraged to conduct research in cooperation with eminent and enthusiastic scholars. The knowledge and skills you develop here will benefit you for the rest of your life, regardless of the career path you choose!