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  MSc Law & Society: Governance and Global Development


Leiden University    Faculty of Law

Full time September, February LLM Full-time: 1 year; Part-time: 2 years
Law (22) Sociology (33)

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Are you interested in exploring the fascinating relationship between law and society? Look no further than the Law & Society: Governance and Global Development (MSc) programme at Leiden University. This one-year master's degree offers a unique and interdisciplinary approach, allowing you to delve into the dynamic interplay between legal norms and social reality. Gain a deep understanding of how laws and legal institutions shape society, and vice versa. With small, seminar-style classes and a diverse international student body, this programme provides the perfect platform for a global career. Join us and become a critical thinker in the field of law and society.

About the course

Law and Society: Governance and Global Development (MSc) is a one-year master’s degree at the internationally renowned Leiden Law School of Leiden University. The programme brings together students from law and social sciences to examine the dynamic relationship between legal norms and social reality. Its global orientation, interdisciplinary approach, and focus on social justice make this master’s programme unique in its field.

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Entry Requirements

A bachelor’s degree from a university, equivalent to the level of a Dutch academic bachelor’s degree, or demonstrate to meet the requirements for such a degree. Sufficient command of English (IELTS 6.5, TOEFL 90 (internet-based) or Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE)). This language requirement does not apply if you have: completed your education in Canada (except Quebec), USA, UK, Ireland, New Zealand or Australia, or an International Baccalaureate, or a Dutch VWO-diploma.


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Scholarships

For full details please visit the Leiden Excellence Scholarship website.

Value of Scholarship(s)

Partial to full tuition

Eligibility

For excellent Non-EEA/non-EFTA students joining a full-time Leiden University Master's degree programme - with the exception of LLM (non-advanced) and MSc programmes at Leiden Law School. Exception: All nationalities for Advanced LLMs & MSc Int. Relations and Diplomacy are eligible to apply.

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For full details please visit the Leiden University Fund - Lutfia Rabbani Scholarship Fund website.

Value of Scholarship(s)

Up to €30,000

Eligibility

The scholarship is intended for students who have received an official letter of admission to a one-year Master's programme at Leiden University. Applicants must be nationals of one of the following countries: Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates or Yemen. This fund is intended for students who have demonstrated exceptional academic excellence and a strong motivation to promote Euro-Arab dialogue.

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For full details please visit the Leiden University Fund - Lutfia Rabbani Scholarship Fund website.


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