LL.M. in International & E.U. Law - Human Rights, Security & Development

General

Program Description

The LL.M. program in International & European Law focuses on the structure and functioning of the international society.
Distinguished Visiting Professors teach in this bilingual master (English/French), allowing students to acquire a global vision in the field of international legal studies. The Master combines a strong theoretical background with a professionalizing dimension, which includes a working experience in Europe or abroad during the LL.M.

Aims

  • Acquire legal and geostrategic expertise in the areas of Human Rights, Security & Development.
  • Work on contemporary questions related to international litigation and negotiations.
  • Train multilingual legal professionals able to face globalization specificities and challenges.
  • Learn the fundamental rules of international law and international relations, while improving general legal culture.

Educational assets

  • Multilingualism
    • Bilingual Program (English/French) + knowledge of a third language (Spanish or German).
  • Global Visiting Professors
    • Participation of Visiting Professors from prestigious universities and international institutions.
  • Moot Courts and/or Law Clinics
    • A possibility of taking part in international Moot Courts competitions and legal clinics.
  • Masterclass
    • Annual Masterclass « Global Actors for Peace » with distinguished scholars and practitioners.
  • Educational Trips
    • At least two educational trips to European institutions and/or International Tribunals and organizations per academic year.
  • International Conferences
    • Conferences and workshops on contemporary issues of international, comparative and human rights law.

Job and careers/study opportunities

  • The Master prepares students for entering into the world of international organizations, specialized national and international institutions, research centers, NGOs or international law firms active in the human rights field. It also offers a research path for students potentially interested in pursuing a doctoral degree in France or abroad.

For your professional project

  • Internships
    Between 3 and 6 months abroad or in national institutions having an international focus.
  • Networking Opportunities
    Participation of scholars and practitioners from leading national and international institutions (e.g. Défenseur des Droits, International,
    Tribunals, Council of Europe, European Court of Human Rights, etc.).

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Last updated December 2019

About the School

Studying at the Faculty of Law (FLD) means joining the first private law school in France: a genuine center of excellence and innovation in the field of legal education. Created with the founding of t ... Read More

Studying at the Faculty of Law (FLD) means joining the first private law school in France: a genuine center of excellence and innovation in the field of legal education. Created with the founding of the Université Catholique de Lille in 1875, the FLD reopened its doors in 1993, and established itself also in Paris in 2009, in addition to the Lille Campus. The Faculty offers, to each of its more than 2300 students, the guarantee of optimal working conditions in the service of each student’s success. Read less
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