Master of Laws in Vilnius Lithuania

Top LLM Programs in Vilnius Lithuania 2017

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An LL.M. is the first step towards academics in many countries. It presents many opportunity to specialize in a particular field or to undertake thorough research. It can also prove beneficial in obtaining a doctoral level degree in law.

An LLM is a postgraduate program for law students who want advanced training and knowledge in a particular area. Specialization areas may include commercial law, finance, human rights law, tax law, and international business law.

Lithuania, officially the Republic of Lithuania is a country in Northern Europe, the largest of the three Baltic states. It is situated along the southeastern shore of the Baltic Sea, to the east of Sweden and Denmark. More than 90% of Lithuanians speak at least one foreign language and half of the population speaks two foreign languages, mostly Russian and English.

Being the largest city and the capital of Lithuania, Vilnius aims to build a bright educational future. The city is greatly filled with quality of educational institutions such as Vilnius University, Mykolas Romeris University, and Vilnius Gediminas Technical University.

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Master in International Law

Mykolas Romeris University
Campus Full time 2 years February 2017 Lithuania Vilnius

The purpose of study programme specialization is to prepare multidimensional international law specialists – advocates, judges, public servants, employees of international organisations and international corporations, international [+]

Masters of Laws 2017 in Vilnius Lithuania. The purpose of study programme specialization is to prepare multidimensional international law specialists – advocates, judges, public servants, employees of international organisations and international corporations, international researchers, etc., able to conceptualize, identify, understand, analyse and resolve problems arising in international legal regulation, develop motivated, logical and legaly grounded arguments and solutions to these problems and the ways to prevent them, which would ensure effective application of international law, improve the work of states and international organisations. Specialisation responds to the need to have professional, high skills specialists, able to develop and implement the strategies and foreign policy objectives of any country, represent and protect the interests of states or companies in international fora, ensure effective international cooperation among the states and international organisations and coherence between international and national law. The study programme also addresses the challenges of globalisation whereby the line between international and national is slowly disappearing and international issues become more and more relevant in traditional nationally „owned“ fields. Requirements - Bachelor of Law - English language proficiency - the level not lower than B2 (following the Common Framework of Reference for Language approved by the Council of Europe). Career prospects Having graduated from International Law study programme, individuals can work as advocates, diplomats, international business leaders, policy makers, in international law divisions of government institutions, in international arbitration and judicial bodies as lawyers or judges, international organizations, European Union institutions, legal departments of internationally operating law firms and enterprises, international research agencies and non-governmental sector. [-]

LLM: International and European Union Law

Vilnius University
Campus Full time 3 semesters September 2017 Lithuania Vilnius

The Faculty of Law at Vilnius University is the oldest and most prestigious law school in the country [+]

WHY MASTER STUDIES OF LAW AT VILNIUS UNIVERSITY? The Faculty of Law at Vilnius University is the oldest and most prestigious law school in the country and one of the best in the region. Each year 300 Masters of Laws graduate from our university and are particularly welcome by employers. The LL.M. programme at Vilnius University is an officially registered full-time university study programme; upon its completion, a student will acquire the European-wide recognized qualification of the Master of Laws. The languages of instruction of the LL.M. programme are English and/or Russian. Professors of the Faculty of Law of Vilnius University have gained significant experience in international and the European Union law as a result of their active involvement and participation in the implementation of international and the European Union law in Lithuania. They are distinguished experts in the legal specificity of Western Europe as well as Central and Eastern Europe. SPECIFIC ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS AND SELECTION CRITERIA The programme is designed for persons who have obtained a recognized qualification of a Bachelor of Laws or an equivalent qualification of a jurist from institutions of higher education outside the territory of the Republic of Lithuania. The procedure of admission is competitive; it is based on the candidate’s application supported by required documents. Proficiency in Russian or English (depending on the group) is required to ensure proper participation in lectures, workshops and seminars, sufficient skills for reading relevant literature and normative acts and for essay writing. Applications are accepted throughout the year; however, the deadline for submission of application and preliminary documents for each academic year is May 1 (for EU citizens –June 15). The academic year starts in September. [-]

LLM in International Law and European Union Law

European Humanities University
Campus or Online Full time Part time 5 - 6 years October 2017 Lithuania Vilnius + 1 more

Degree awarded: Master of Laws (300 ECTS) [+]

Masters of Laws 2017 in Vilnius Lithuania. Russian-taught degree The Master Program in International Law and European Union Law prepares professionals to work as legal experts, as well as conduct research and academic activities. The program offers a full cycle of higher education in law: the graduates receive an LLM degree. The program aims to educate creative and active lawyers able to solve organizational and management issues, as well as work as legal advisers and lawmakers at both national and international levels. The program focuses on an area that is underdeveloped in Belarus, but at the same time crucial to foster international and European economic, political, and cultural processes and ties within Belarus and the region. The program draws from EHU’s potential in the field of humanitarian works in legal education, and allows the flexibility to react to constantly changing labor market needs, structural changes in society, and provides positive international experience, shaping the academic and professional environment in Belarus and the region in accordance with European cultural and legal principles. Tuition fee for 2015/2016 academic years Citizens and residents of the Republic of Belarus (EUR / year) Noncitizens and nonresidents of the Republic of Belarus (EUR / year) High Residence - 9 students – EUR 800 - 8 students – EUR 1500 - 8 students – EUR 2000 - 10 students – EUR 2500 Low Residence 30 students – EUR 1000 Noncitizens and nonresidents of the Republic of Belarus (EUR / year) - High Residence: EUR 2500 - Low Residence: EUR 1700 [-]

Master in European Union Law and Governance

Mykolas Romeris University
Campus Full time 18 months September 2017 Lithuania Vilnius

The purpose of the programme is to prepare highly qualified professionals of EU law and governance, who have abilities of conceptual thinking, identifying the problems of EU legal regulation as well as the tendencies for the development [+]

(double degree with Montesquieu University – Bordeaux IV, France) The purpose of the programme is to prepare highly qualified professionals of EU law and governance, who have abilities of conceptual thinking, identifying the problems of EU legal regulation as well as the tendencies for the development of EU law and policy and suggesting motivated solutions on various problems of implementation of EU law and of EU governance. Requirements - Bachelor of Law - English language proficiency - the level not lower than B2 (following the Common Framework of Reference for Language approved by the Council of Europe). Career prospects Having completed the Master Degree study programme, one can work in international law offices of governmental institutions, international organizations, European Union’s institutions, also as judges of courts (first instance courts, appeal courts, courts of final instance), also practice in private enterprises, lobbies and Bar. [-]

Master in European and International Business Law

Mykolas Romeris University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Lithuania Vilnius

This is a new joint programme offered by Mykolas Romeris University and University of Savoy (France). Graduates of this programme will be awarded with two diplomas [+]

Masters of Laws 2017 in Vilnius Lithuania. This is a new joint programme offered by Mykolas Romeris University and University of Savoy (France). Graduates of this programme will be awarded with two diplomas - one issued by MRU, other by University of Savoy. The objective of European and International Business Law programme to prepare highly qualified business law specialists, who are able to provide legal advice to the transnational and European business environment, to explain the latest business law issues and trends, to analyse and assess business-related legal situations, promptly and effectively deal with legal problems faced by business, conduct research and provide suggestions for the legislator on the improvement of business environment regulation. Requirements - Bachelor of Law - English language proficiency - the level not lower than B2 (following the Common Framework of Reference for Language approved by the Council of Europe). Career prospects Graduates of the European and International Business Law programme will be able to work in the private sector (law firms, business consulting companies, various international companies and national organizations having business interests abroad, banks and other financial institutions, insurance companies, notaries' offices, etc.), as well as in public sector (national, European and international institutions promoting business growth, business supervising and monitoring agencies), in academic and research institutions in which graduates will be able to deepen their knowledge in the field of international and European business law and continue their research and give lectures (for example, in Lithuanian and foreign universities, institutes, research centers), also in commercial litigation bodies (institutions of pre-trial dispute settlement, tribunals, courts of arbitration) and other organizations (such as associations promoting and defending interests and rights of consumers and employees). In addition, diploma holders will be able to work as independent consultants or set up their own companies providing legal business consulting services. Excellent possibilities of graduates’ career and employment can be demonstrated by the fact that the joint master programme will be carried out in the universities of two different countries and this will give students the opportunity to gain more diverse and versatile experience, get more knowledge and skills, improve professional foreign language skills, gain international work experience and develop the ability to work in a multicultural environment. [-]