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German law for lawyers holding a foreign degree

full time

  • Magister Legum

    Magister
    Degree

  • 2 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Gießen

    Location

  • February 2023 (Germans and inhabitants)

    February 2023 (EU), February 2023 (Non-EU)

Overview and admission

Study Type

graduate

Admission semester

Summer and Winter Semester

Area of study
Jurisprudence, Legal
Target group

For students with international degrees in law, the faculty offers a 1-year postgraduate Magister Legum (LL.M.) course. This course is open to students wishing to obtain additional qualifications in German and European Law in Giessen, after completion of their studies of law abroad. It offers an opportunity for gaining in-depth knowledge and skills in the legal sector of their choice, confirmed by an examination and documented by the award of a Magister degree. More information:

Admission modus

open admission

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

Requirements and conditions are specified in the Magister Statutes of the department from 19 March 1999. Key requirements are: Successful completed international Law degree in a course comparable and equivalent to a German Law degree course\; Adequate command of German\;

Lecture period
  • 17.10.2022 - 10.02.2023
  • 11.04.2023 - 14.07.2023

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2022/2023)
  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    Expired (Universitywide deadline)

    Not applicable

  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    Expired (Universitywide deadline)

  • Deadlines for international students from countries that are not members of the European Union

    Expired (Universitywide deadline)

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    Expired (Universitywide deadline)

    Enquire at the university!

Summer semester (2023)
  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    01.12.2022 - 28.02.2023 (Universitywide deadline)

    Not applicable

  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    01.12.2022 - 28.02.2023 (Universitywide deadline)

  • Deadlines for international students from countries that are not members of the European Union

    01.12.2022 - 28.02.2023 (Universitywide deadline)

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    01.12.2022 - 28.02.2023 (Universitywide deadline)

    Enquire at the university!

Languages of instruction

Main language

German

International office

Akademisches Auslandsamt

Student advisory service

Zentrale Studienberatung (ZSB)

Graduate contact

Justus-Liebig-Universität Gießen FB Rechtswissenschaften Professur für Öffentliches Recht, Völkerrecht und Europarecht Prof. Dr. Thilo Marauhn
Address
Licher Str. 76
35394
Giessen
Email:
intlaw@recht.uni-giessen.de