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Learning Opportunity: European Master in Law and Economics (EMLE)

European Master in Law and Economics (EMLE)

Course Information

This programme offers interdisciplinary studies of law and economics at two or even three European and Non-European universities. Each partner university awards a Master degree (LL.M. / M.A. / M.Sc.). The programme provides students with an advanced understanding of the economic effects of divergent laws and prepares students for a professional career, for example, in public organisations, in multinational law firms or consultancy firms. Graduates are also well prepared for doctorate research in a PhD programme such as the European Doctorate in Law and Economics.

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1 academic year

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Preference will be given to applicants who have already a first masters degree. The minimum requirement for admission is a bachelor degree in law or economics,

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Proof of English proficieny; proof of payment of the programme fee.


Erasmus Mundus Programme and Erasmus Mobility Grants


The tuition fee for ‘European Students’ is € 5,500; The tuition fee for ‘Third Country Students’ is € 9,500, The tuition fee for ‘Third Country Students’ with a "waiver" is € 5,500.



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Prof. Dr. Thomas Eger, Director of the programme, Johnsallee 35, D-20148 Hamburg, Germany. Email: info@emle.org

Qualifications Awarded

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LL.M. / M.A. / M.Sc
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Universität Hamburg

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Universität Hamburg
Fachbereich Rechtswissenschaft
Institut für Recht und Ökonomik
Johnsallee 35
20148 Hamburg

Course Locations

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Universität Hamburg, Johnsallee 35, D-20148 Hamburg/Germany; Erasmus University, Erasmus School of Law, P.O. Box 1738, NL-3000 DR Rotterdam/Netherlands; Institut für Volkswirtschaftslehre der Fakultät für Wirtschaftswissenschaften und Statistik, Hohenstaufengasse 9, A-1010 Wien/Austria; Ghent University, Universiteitstraat 4, B-9000 Ghent/Belgium

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Germany, Netherlands, Austria, Belgium