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  • Department

Basic information

Total number of students at the department


Number of master degree students (w/o teacher qualification)


Support during the study entry phase

Total score for support in the study entry phase

10/14 points

Results of study

Exam results



Doctorates per professor


Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses

Teacher support
Support in studies
Courses offered
Study organisation
Exam organisation
Digital teaching elements
Assistance with exam preparation
Share of external repetitions visited


Introduction to scientific work
Offers for career orientation
Practical orientation in teaching
Support for stays abroad
Overall study situation
Self-study places
Return rate of the questionnaires


Further information provided by the department

Special features regarding teaching

International orientation; Focused on the basics and interdisciplinary; practice-oriented; Lecture-integrated working groups for basic and main study stages; Orientation week run by the departmental student body; Student tutor programme for first-semester students; University refresher course; Modular course structure with mobility windows; Modules do not overlap across semesters; Family-friendly organisation of courses.

Special features regarding the international orientation

Foreign-language legal studies; European Lawyer/European Law School; Dual-Master’s programme in cooperation with Tongji University in Shanghai and the University of Konstanz; Dual-Master’s programme in cooperation with the University of the Western Cape; German-English legal studies in cooperation with King's College in London; German-French legal studies in cooperation with the University Pantheon Assas Paris; German-Polish law school; East-West Network.

Special features regarding the equipment

Own branch library on site.; Group work rooms; Computer cluster with 80 workstations; Access to Juris and beck-online; Extensive digital infrastructure (email, Messenger, Moodle, Zoom, BigBlueButton and much more)

Special features regarding research activities

For example, Walter Hallstein Research Institute for European Constitutional Law; Integrative Research Institute Law & Society (LSI); Weizenbaum Institute for Networked Society; Centre for Transdisciplinary Gender Studies; Advanced Studies: The International Rule of Law - Rise or Decline?; Research professorship in cooperation with Berlin Science Centre; Collaboration with Institute for Advanced Study; Legal Research Institute; Notary Law Research Institute; Berlin Studies in Jewish Law

Support for founders

Start-up service of Humboldt-Innovation GmbH

Other special features

Humboldt Law Clinic with three main topics: Fundamental and Human Rights, Internet Law, Right of Asylum and Right of Residence; Participation in moot courts: Jessup (international law), Vis (international commercial law), Soldan (professional legal practice), Price (media and IT law), BAG (employment), ICC (international law and international criminal law), BFH (tax law); In-depth courses in the field of Legal Tech, Gender and Diversity, Law and Society, Comparative Law and Global South and much more

Further information on research activities

Information on access restrictions




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(S) = Students' judgements

(F) = Facts

(P) = Professors' judgements


Value in percent

Value in points


Thousand Euro

Last Update 2023: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education
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