Business Lawfull time

  • Master of Laws


  • 2 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Köln


  • January 2024 (Germans and inhabitants)

    January 2024 (EU), January 2024 (Non-EU)
    Please enquire

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Summer and Winter Semester

Area of study

Jurisprudence, Legal


Corporate Law, Labour Law, Media Law, International and European Laws, Balance Sheets and Taxation, Intellectual Property Protection and Competition, Capital Market and Consumer Protection, The Public and Regulation

Target group

The degree course is aimed at students waiting to begin postgraduate traineeship, young lawyers who wish to increase the success chances of their applications in the field of economic law and practicing lawyers, particularly solicitors, who wish to obtain additional recognised qualifications. Foreign students may also take part in the German-speaking programme if they can show proof of sufficient command of German.


Special application by mail through the office of the degree programme by 15.01.(summer semester) or 15.07. (winter semester)

Admission modus

selection by the HEI

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

Completion of a degree course in Law by completing the First Examination in Law or the Second State Examination in Law with a minimum grade of "Fully Satisfactory" or by completing an equivalent degree in Law abroad. These requirements are also met with an academic degree in law with the grade "satisfactory" and submission of a seminar thesis that has been graded with at least "good". If there are two legal state examinations, the higher score applies.

Lecture period
  • 08.04.2024 - 19.07.2024
  • 07.10.2024 - 31.01.2025

Application deadlines

Summer semester (2024)
Winter semester (2024/2025)

Tuition fee

There is a semester fee that includes a NRW-wide public transport ticket (no tuition fee).

Languages of instruction

Main language


DAAD - Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst - German Academic Exchange Service