From public to private international law, from foundational frameworks to new technologies, this comprehensive Master's course prepares students for a variety of careers in the field. Take advantage of elective courses to narrow your course of study and specialize in a specific subject.
Learn by doing, through case studies, workshops, and group exercises
Exchange ideas with international students and faculty
Engage with experts from the ILO and other international organizations
This programme aims to provide participants with an in-depth understanding of the main legal issues in international trade law, contract law and contract drafting. In addition, it explores key legal issues in contract formulation, pre-contractual agreements, letters of intent and e-commerce. It analyses the main provisions of specialized contractual agreements, for example in the case of technology licence agreements, joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions, intellectual property rights, trademarks and patents, state contracts, construction and engineering contracts, as well as related modes of payment and dispute-resolution mechanisms.
This Master Programme has been designed for recent university graduates who intend to work in the field of international trade law, for example in law firms, corporate legal departments, European and international organizations, and academic or research institutions. Law consultants, practitioners, and young managers wishing to expand their knowledge of the negotiation of international contracts would also benefit from this programme.
Students gain the fundamental tools and competencies needed to handle the complexities of international commercial transactions.
The course is structured in three parts: online learning, residential classes, and an individual research paper.
This intensive, year-long course combines online and residential work for students at different stages of their careers.
Students learn by studying, collaborating, and observing practitioners in action.