|Study location||Netherlands, Nijmegen|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year (60 ECTS)|
|Awards||LL.M (Master of Laws)|
|Tuition fee||€16,000 per year|
|Application fee||€75 one-time
The handling fee is NOT applicable to:
- Students with a nationality from the EEA countries or from countries that are candidates for EEA membership*
This fee will be refunded to you once you are fully enrolled as a student at Radboud University. The fee is NOT refundable when you are not admitted.
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
Bachelor’s degree from a Research University in Law.
Please provide a list of all courses you have taken and are taking including course content, the number of hours and literature used. Be sure to include information about research courses and a thesis/internship (if applicable). See an example here.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / German / Dutch.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
It is required that you send verified copies of the entry qualification documents directly to the university by postal mail. Important! Never send original documents by post!
- IELTS with a minimum score of 6.5 overall (with a minimum score of 6.0 minimum for the components listening, reading, and speaking and a 6.5 minimum for writing);
The master’s specialisation Human Rights and Migration will give you insight in how international and European legal instruments influence the position and mobility of citizens in the EU and how the major international documents and courts protect the rights of individuals.
Master’s Human Rights and Migration: something for you?
- This specialisation focuses on issues of freedom of movement and immigration within the European Union, as well as international human rights law.
- The Netherlands has a long-standing tradition in the field of refugee law and international human rights (the International Court of Justice in The Hague).
- The staff are recognised experts in the field, who have published widely in the field of European free movement of persons, asylum and immigration, European and international law and international human rights.
- You’ll study at a Law School that is rated number one in the Netherlands for student satisfaction.
The Master’s specialisation in Human Rights and Migration is an LL.M programme taught at the Faculty of Law at Radboud University. It has a course load of 60 EC (one-year). All the courses are 7 EC and the Master’s thesis is 18 EC. The structure is presented here.
Prospective employers interested in your expertise include NGOs, governmental organisations including the Immigration and Naturalisation Service, and international organisations such as the European Commission, the United Nations, international courts and tribunals, lobby organisations, councils for refugees and charity foundations. There are also a number of commercial businesses with a need for legal experts with knowledge of the free movement of persons in the European Union.