Bachelor

European Law School

If European trade rules are different than the German rules, which law governs the shipment of goods from London to Berlin? Can the United Kingdom restrict the number of refugees that wish to come to their country after being taken in by Greece or France? If you enjoy finding answers to these types of questions, you should consider the European Law School programme. You’ll study European and international law as well as the legal systems from different EU Member States (comparative law). This will prepare you to work as a legal professional at a regional, national and international level, both in the private sector as well as in government. With further training, which is also offered, you can also gain access to regulated professions such as a lawyer, public prosecutor or judge.

 

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  • The reason I choose Maastricht is Problem-Based Learning and Maastricht’s participation in very important Moot Court Competitions.
    Petros Korelas (Greece), European Law School

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News

  • Erasmus Plus programma subsidie toewijzing

    Jean Monnet Successes!

    Thursday, August 1, 2019

    Andrea Ott and Thomas Biermeyer, together with Justine Yansenne, have again managed to secure funding from the EU. This time for a project on ‘Innovating the European Union and transforming Europe’, respectively their ‘European Corporate Finance Law Excellence Course’. The funding was secured from within the Erasmus Plus programme, Jean Monnet Action.

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  • Rubicon grant Zvezda Vankova

    Dr Zvezda Vankova (Law) receives Rubicon grant

    Thursday, July 18, 2019

    The Dutch Research Council (NWO) has awarded Dr Zvezda Vankova of the Faculty of Law a Rubicon grant that allows her to conduct research at the University of Lund (Sweden) for a period of 24 months. The Rubicon programme is intended to give young, highly promising researchers the opportunity to gain international research experience.

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  • Recent Annual Research Day (Toogdag) on effectiveness of human rights

    Monday, July 15, 2019

    This year’s Annual Research Day on 20 and 21 June (Toogdag) revolved around the theme of efficiency of human rights, and provided for valuable presentations and discussions from many different angles.

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    • INKOM week continues to introduce new students to Maastricht during the Student debate and city walk.
      #lawinmaastricht

      2 days 19 hours ago
    • Photo by Maastricht University Faculty of Law

      De Rabobank accepteert geen clubs uit het betaald voetbal meer als nieuwe klant. De risico’s van het zaken doen met profclubs acht de bank te groot. Hans Nelen, hoogleraar Criminologie aan onze rechtenfaculteit, vertelt er meer over in het NOS journaal: https://www.npostart.nl/nos-journaal/20-08-2019/POW_04059486

      #rechteninmaastricht

      3 days 23 hours ago
    • Photo by Maastricht University Faculty of Law

      Listen to Minke’s story at the UM alumni day on 7 September 2019!
      Minke was closely involved in the rescue of several Dutch banks during the banking crisis at the end of 2008. In her lecture she will tell you about her career path from European Law graduate to senior policy advisor at De Nederlandse Bank (DNB) and everything in between.
      Register here: bit.ly/2ZcrRje

      4 days 17 hours ago