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A Doctor of Philosophy is a program of study often awarded to scholars who have been going to school for at least eight years. In fact, a Ph.D. is one of the highest academic awards available. This program alone can take three to six years to finish. What is a Ph.D. in International Law Studies? This doctorate program looks at law from an international point of view. Students may consider how cult… Read more

A Doctor of Philosophy is a program of study often awarded to scholars who have been going to school for at least eight years. In fact, a Ph.D. is one of the highest academic awards available. This program alone can take three to six years to finish.

What is a Ph.D. in International Law Studies? This doctorate program looks at law from an international point of view. Students may consider how culture and customs affect the law. Some courses may even examine how different countries work together for the good of the law. The curriculum for a Ph.D. program can vary greatly from one school to the next. It may include lectures, discussions, projects and dissertations. The exact courses could be similar to American leadership and global order, bioethics and law, citizenship in crisis, corruption, and economic development and democracy.

This higher education not only prepares graduates for various careers, but it can also make them more appealing job candidates. For example, the improved communication, critical thinking and time management skills gained through the courses can lead to faster promotions and higher starting salaries.

The cost of a Ph.D. is not the same at every school. Location, program duration and mode of courses can affect how much a person has to pay. The only way to get a true estimate is to contact a university directly.

Studying international law at a doctorate level can lead to a variety of careers. Many Ph.D. students enter roles in academia, such as advisor, professor or researcher. However, graduates may have a variety of other career possibilities, including law expert at an international business, journalist for a law publication, lawyer at an international firm, policymaker in government or human rights worker at a nonprofit organization.

You may be able to enroll in this type of program at universities around the globe. Some schools may even offer online courses. When you’re ready to apply, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Palacky University
Olomouc , Czech Republic

Ph.D. programme is a post-graduate study-programme that combines an advanced law formation and research in European and International law. Tuition and research are supervised ... +

Ph.D. programme is a post-graduate study-programme that combines an advanced law formation and research in European and International law. Tuition and research are supervised by internationally experienced academics. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 5 years
English
Campus
 
EUCLID (Euclid University)
Washington , USA +1 More

One of the world's only Ph.D. degree programs in International Law offered by an intergovernmental organization itself constituted under international law.

One of the world's only Ph.D. degree programs in International Law offered by an intergovernmental organization itself constituted under international law. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 4 years
English
Online
 
Universidade da Coruña
A Coruña , Spain

The Doctorate Program in Ibero-American Administrative Law is an official interuniversity degree that seeks to train doctors in Latin American Public Law, with competencies to ... +

The Doctorate Program in Ibero-American Administrative Law is an official interuniversity degree that seeks to train doctors in Latin American Public Law, with competencies to develop scientific and professional activities preferably related to Public Administrations. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 5 years
Spanish
Campus
 

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