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MALaw

Tallinn University of Technology
Estonia, Tallinn
School of Business and Governance Estonia, Akadeemia tee 3, Tallinn 12618
Tuition fee

Full tuition fee waivers available
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Application fee €100.00 one-time

The application fee is non-refundable!
www.ttu.ee/tut_admission/

Course code 84371
More information

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Overview

The Master’s programme in Law is tailored to enable students to learn both the general principles and philosophy of law in Europe as well as giving detailed knowledge and skills in specialised areas: European Union and International Law; Law and Technology. The programme enables you to get basic knowledge about private and public law and study and research in detail newer areas of law, such as European Union law, intellectual property law, information and communication law, environmental and planning law, municipal law, e-voting regulation, data protection law, human rights law and other areas.

The faculty – Tallinn Law School (TLS) members, who come from Estonia, Sweden, Ukraine, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Columbia, Australia, India, the UK and the USA, include highly qualified legal academics and well-respected legal practitioners from international law firms (Tark, Grunte and Sutkiene, Glimstedt, MAQS, etc.), public officials, public prosecutors, trial lawyers and judges.


KEY FEATURES

  • Specialisations in: 1) European Union and international law 2) Law and Technology
  • Student exchange with top European universities (e.g., Maastricht University, Turku University, etc.) and international summer schools
  • Participation in international moot court competitions, research projects and different networks (e.g., European Law Faculties Association, International Association of Law Schools, etc.)
  • Internationally recognised lecturers (professor Katrin Nyman-Metcalf, professor Tanel Kerikmäe, Associate Professor Lehte Roots, etc.) who received their doctoral degrees from Uppsala, Helsinki, Florence, Bremen and elsewhere

Programme structure

The 2 year (120 ECTS) curriculum comprises the following modules:

  • Specialisation: EU and International Law

General Courses (18 ECTS)
EU and International Law (18 ECTS)
Courses of EU and International Law (42 ECTS)
Estonian Legal Procedure Module (6 ECTS)
Internship (6 ECTS)
Free Choice Courses (6 ECTS)
Graduation Thesis (30 ECTS)

  • Specialisation: Law and Technology

General Courses (18 ECTS)
EU and International Law (18 ECTS)
Courses of Law and Technology (42 ECTS)
Estonian Legal Procedure Module (6 ECTS)
Internship (6 ECTS)
Free Choice Courses (6 ECTS)
Graduation Thesis (30 ECTS)

Career opportunities

Taught by the Law School’s international faculty, graduates of Tallinn Law School have excellent career prospects in the public and private sectors, at international organisations and European institutions, such as the European Commission, ministries and regulators, patent offices or as corporate lawyers in the rapidly growing high-technology field.

Apply now! Fall semester 2018/19
Application deadline
May 1, 2018 23:59
Europe/Tallinn time
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Sep 3, 2018

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States