LL.M. International Business Law

This LL.M. is one of the few programmes specifically designed for those attorneys who seek to develop a professional career in international business law.

This LL .M. is a one year full-time programme running from September to July.

Admissions status: Open
Programme Information

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Advanced LL.M in International Business Law is a one year programma, running from September to July.

The academic calendar is structured into three terms with classes generally held on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday mornings.

Students must complete a total of 60 ECTS credits to meet the LL.M. degree requirements. This includes courses and seminars.

Students may choose to enrol in the programme on a part-time basis, extending the coursework over two academic years. This option allows busy professionals to set their own pace of study.

The Case Method

Classes will have a dual nature, emphasizing both practice and theory. Through the application of the case method teaching technique, students will be faced with difficult, yet practical problem-solving scenarios where in-depth analysis and reasoning will have to be applied. Serious preparation outside class is required. Class discussion is encouraged and will be factored into the students’ final grade.

Class attendance is supplemented by Católica Global School of Law website which features additional study materials and allows for enhanced student-faculty interaction.

The programme is enriched with a regular series of academic and professional conferences hosted by Católica Gobal School of Law. These conferences bring the brightest and most respected legal minds, along with renowned international personalities, to Universidade Católica. Such conferences give our students the opportunity to meet, network, and interact with influential members of the international legal community.

Seminars
During the academic year, enrolment in particular LL.M. seminars is made available to practitioners, who are not enrolled in the programme. Their participation not only enhances our programme’s diversity and increases the breath of intellectual conversation, but provides a networking opportunity for both the LL.M. students and the professional community.

Testimonials
Soraia Sulemane
Soraia Sulemane
(Mozambique)
"(...) the most important element of this course is undoubtedly the people involved on it. Excellent teachers. Great colleagues. The impeccable coordination team from the Católica Global School of Law. (...)"
Inês Antas de Barros
Inês Antas de Barros
(Portugal)
"(...) the top international experts in the LL.M. courses and seminars have provided me with a clear, in-depth understanding of international business law (...)"