LL.M. Law in a European and Global Context

This is a programme like no other offered in Europe. It is not simply one more programme focusing on European and International Law, our aim is to teach Law in a European and Global Context and to do so with a top international faculty and employing new methodologies and pedagogical techniques.

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

Admissions status: Open
Application Info

All LL.M. candidates must hold a first degree in law.

Preference will be given to candidates with strong academic record.

You may submit your application at any time.

LL.M. applications must be completed with all required documentation. Successful applicants will be sent a formal letter of admission.

Applicants should submit the following documents:

  • Motivation letter
  • Two Letters of recommendation (in English or in Portuguese)
  • Official transcripts from schools attended (in English or in Portuguese);
  • Curriculum Vitae (in English) with dates and lengths of employment (maximum two pages long)
  • Official letter of dispatch for students sponsored by corporations or other organizations
  • Official TOEFL / IELTS score report, or certificate.

The minimum TOEFL score required is 100 on the internet-based test (IBT) or 600 on the paper-based test (PBT).

The minimum IELTS score required is 7.0 on a 9 point scale (overall score).

Applicants with excellent qualifications and lower scores may be considered.

  • Copy of Identity Card or Passport
  • 1 Photo

 The required materials (certified copies of the original documents) must be posted to:

Católica Global School of Law | Universidade Católica Portuguesa
Palma de Cima | 1649-023 Lisboa | Portugal

Please address your questions to Tânia Abreu Godinho tagodinho@fd.lisboa.ucp.pt | +351 217 214 179

Andrei Gavril Suse
Andrei Gavril Suse
"(...) The highlight of this LL.M. lies in the unique feature of having gathered a stellar faculty. (...) It is not an overstatement when saying that a fairly high number of the professors who teach here are among the best, if not the best, in the world in their respective field of expertise. (...)"
Maryant N. Fernández Pérez
Maryant N. Fernández Pérez
"(...) It was precisely our various backgrounds what I enjoyed the most (...) I see this LL.M. as the springboard to the future international career I have always dreamt about. (...)"