Are you curious, analytical and ready to take on new challenges in a dynamic academic environment? Are you interested in writing academic texts, engaging in debate, and tackling complicated legal issues? Would you like to be given the opportunity to complete an in-depth Master’s-level programme in law that extends beyond the standard one-year period? If so, the two-year English taught Legal Research Master’s at Utrecht University may be the perfect choice for you!
Utrecht University’s Legal Research programme is widely renowned, particularly in the fields of European, international and comparative law. As a Legal Research student, you will receive high-quality contemporary teaching in a stimulating academic environment. Our inspiring and committed researchers will share their knowledge with you and encourage you to take part in or help organise activities like conferences and seminars. They may also invite you to assist in their own research.
Legal Research graduates pursue careers in academia as PhD students, work as (corporate) lawyers, or have enrolled in the Academy of Legislation.
As a student at Utrecht University, you will be studying at one of the world's top universities. Based on the internationally recognised Shanghai Ranking, Utrecht is ranked the best research university in the Netherlands. Utrecht University has been the best ranking Dutch university since the first ARWU ranking published in 2003.
Want to know more? Please have a look at our website and contact our professor Janneke Gerards or student-assistant Annika van Kouterik. Selection procedure will start as of 1 April. Ultimate deadline for late applicants is 1 June.
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