LL.M. International Business Law - Fulltime Program

Study Structure Fulltime study course (classes take part in the mornings)
Duration 1 year
Degree LL.M. UZH in International Business Law (70 ECTS)
Target Audience The full-time program is specially designed for foreign lawyers seeking to acquire deeper knowledge in international business law for their current or prospective career. The program is conducted entirely in English.
Fees CHF 32‘800.– (approximately) including costs for course materials, examination fees as well as block seminars
Website www.llm.uzh.ch
Information University of Zurich, LL.M. International Business Law
Hirschengraben 56, 8001 Zürich
Phone +41 (0)44 634 48 90
E-mail info@LLM.uzh.ch
Description The LL.M. program takes place over one year (8 months lectures plus
thesis), and is conducted on a full-time basis. The LL.M.-program
consists of a general course and a specialization course. In order to obtain
the LL.M. title all general lectures, a specialization course and a diploma
thesis must be completed.
The general course lectures build the foundation of the program. After an introduction to the economic and legal foundations of the international economy and important foreign areas of law, the emphasis shifts to European and international business (e.g. EU Common Market, Competition Law, WTO, Corporate Law, Tax and Corporate Criminal Law). In addition students choose one of the following specializations:
‒International Banking, Finance and Insurance Law
‒International Sports Law
‒Asian Business Law (subject to change)
Dates
September 2019 (starts every 2 years)

Registration Deadline: May 31, 2019. Non-Swiss or non-EU residents should submit their application as early as possible, as the visa process can take up to 6 months.