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  Master in European Business Law (LL.M.)


University of Luxembourg    Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance

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Embark on a transformative academic journey with the Master in European Business Law (LL.M.) at the University of Luxembourg. This cutting-edge programme delves into the Europeanisation of private law sectors, equipping students with a profound understanding of the evolving legal landscape. Through a blend of theoretical teachings and practical experiences, students explore various legal areas deeply influenced by European law, from company and intellectual property law to contract and tort law. The unique curriculum encourages students to analyse legal issues beyond national boundaries, drawing upon European legal sources for innovative solutions. With opportunities for clinical teaching, internships, and workshops with industry experts, students gain invaluable practical insights. Taught by esteemed academics and legal professionals, this programme prepares students for diverse career paths in national administrations, law firms, financial institutions, and more. Take the next step towards a successful legal career by joining this prestigious LL.M. programme.

About the course

The Master in European Business Law is among the most innovative Master programmes in EU law. It focuses on the Europeanisation of private law sectors, covering key issues and allowing students to understand how national legislation on private law will evolve in the future.

The first semester is devoted to deepening the understanding of European integration and the interaction between EU law and national legal systems, followed by classes on the areas of private law that have been deeply Europeanised (company, labour, intellectual property, and banking and financial law). The second semester is dedicated to legal areas where the influence of European law is indirect but vivid (contract and tort law, law of family and persons, and procedural law).

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Entry Requirements

Students applying for the Master in European Business Law can enter directly into the second year of the Master programme (M2) with the goal of obtaining an LL.M. degree. This requires the successful completion of four years of studies amounting to 240 ECTS, typically by having obtained a Master degree in law or equivalent studies including courses in European law. Students will be admitted upon decision of an admissions committee.


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200€ per semester

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Robin Taillefer

“The LL.M. in European Private Law was a forma- tive academic experience. As a Canadian, with an academic background in a different legal tradition, the programme provided me with an opportunity to increase my knowledge of the EU legal framework, while ensuring that I did so through a distinctly Luxembourgish lens. The Master offered multilin- gual courses, a diverse student body, small class sizes and a group of internationally renowned professors. On top of that, leading practitioners from the field taught on the programme and an internship opportunity allowed me to gain a glimpse of the professional world and put the legal theory I had learned in the classroom into practice.”

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